Fla. County Beaches Verizon Franchise

Haugsted, Linda
August 2005
Multichannel News;8/29/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 35, p24
Reports that the officials of Manatee County, Florida have delayed acting on a possible cable franchise for Verizon Communications Inc. until the end of August 2005, and have been planning to revise the standing cable-franchise rules to better govern the industry. Changes that may be brought by the new rules; Reaction of Bright House Networks spokeswoman Kena Lewis toward the proposed subscriber tax rule; Provision of the Communications Tax Simplification Act.


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