Framingham Cable Advisory Committee

FRAMINGHAM – The 5-member Cable Advisory Committee is appointed by the Mayor to ensure that the provisions of the city’s three cable television contracts are implemented.

The committee serves 3-year terms and act as a liaison between cable customers and the cable companies, and provides feedback and acts in an advisory capacity to the 11-member City Council and the Mayor for issues that may require direct intervention of the city administration.

The Cable Advisory Committee acts as an ombudsman for the citizens on matters unresolved regarding billing errors and persistent repair problems on cable TV. Framingham currently provides cable franchise licenses to Comcast, RCN, and Verizon. Satellite television providers are not required to have a license.

Money from cable provides helps fund the Framingham Government Channel, the Framingham Education Channel, and Access Framingham.

Information provided by the City of Framingham website

Members of the Cable Advisory Committee

Name
Seat
Term Expiration
Annabel Dodd
Chair (pictured)
Expired
Peter Barnes Member Expired
Ron Rego Member June 30, 2018
Norma Shulman Member June 30, 2019
Mort Shuman Member Expired

Framingham Source Editor Susan Petroni

Susan Petroni Framingham Source Editor Email: editor@FraminghamSource.com Phone: 508-315-7176

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