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Ordinance 2005-10

ORDINANCE NO. 2005-10
AN ORDINANCE GRANTING A TEN (10) YEAR EXTENSION OF
ORDINANCE NO. 79 GRANTING A FRANCHISE TO OPERATE AND
MAINTAIN A CABLE TELEVISION SYSTEM WITHIN THE INCORPORATED
AREA OF JOHNSON, ARKANSAS, AND SETTING FORTH
CONDITIONS ACCOMPANYING THE GRANTING OF THIS FRANCHISE.
WHEREAS, the City Council of the City of Johnson, Arkansas, previously granted a
Franchise for purposes generally related to those set forth in the heading of this ordinance, which
franchise was granted in Ordinance No. 79 dated September 10, 1985, and which Agreement has
been subsequently amended from time to time, and
WHEREAS, the City of Johnson, Arkansas has among other things, approved a transfer
of the rights granted by Ordinance No. 79 to Texas Community Antennas, Inc., and
WHEREAS, the City of Johnson approved the transfer of the cable television franchise
rights of Texas Community Antennas, Inc. to TCA Cable Partners, and
WHEREAS, pursuant to Section X of Ordinance No. 79, TCA Cable Partners has
exercised its option for one additional ten (10) year term under the terms and conditions to be set
forth herein, and
WHEREAS, the City Council of the City of Johnson, Arkansas, has determined that
granting TCA Cable Partners a franchise extension is in the best interest of the citizens and
residents of the City of Johnson, Arkansas.
NOW THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE
CITY OF JOHNSON, ARKANSAS, THAT:
SECTION 1. That all terms o£Ordinance No. 79 remain infull force and effect except
as herein amended.
SECTION 2: That Ordinance No. 79, is hereby extended for one additional ten (10) year
period beginning December 10, 2005 and ending December 9, 2015.
SECTION 3. All ordinances or parts of ordinances inconsistent herewith are hereby
repealed to the extent of such inconsistency.

PASSED AND APPROVED this 9th day of August, 2005.
APPROVE
MAYOR RICHARD LONG
ATTESTED:
Jennifer Allen, Recorder/Treasurer