Borough of New Britain, PA
Bucks County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of New Britain 10-14-1997 by Ord. No. 274. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Cable franchise agreements — See Ch. A460.
Article I General Provisions

§ 151-1 Purpose.

§ 151-2 Title.

Article II Terminology

§ 151-3 Word usage.

§ 151-4 Definitions.

Article III Grant of Franchise

§ 151-5 Grant.

§ 151-6 Franchise area.

§ 151-7 Use of public rights-of-way.

§ 151-8 Use of Borough facilities.

§ 151-9 Use of grantee facilities.

§ 151-10 Franchise required.

§ 151-11 Term of franchise.

§ 151-12 Franchise nonexclusive.

§ 151-13 Performance within time allotted.

§ 151-14 Law governs.

§ 151-15 Transfer of ownership or control.

§ 151-16 Franchise renewal.

§ 151-17 Police powers.

§ 151-18 Franchise fees.

§ 151-19 Forfeiture or revocation.

§ 151-20 Receivership and foreclosure.

§ 151-21 Equal opportunity policy.

§ 151-22 Notices.

§ 151-23 Failure of Borough to enforce this chapter; no waiver of terms thereof.

§ 151-24 Rights reserved to grantor.

Article IV Regulation of Franchise

§ 151-25 Regulatory authority.

§ 151-26 Supervision of the franchise.

§ 151-27 Rates and charges.

§ 151-28 Performance evaluation.

§ 151-29 Violations and penalties.

Article V Bonds, Insurance and Indemnification

§ 151-30 Construction bond and performance bond.

§ 151-31 Liability and insurance.

§ 151-32 Indemnification.

Article VI Design and Construction Provisions

§ 151-33 Authority to construct.

§ 151-34 Construction and technical standards.

§ 151-35 System construction schedule.

§ 151-36 Extension of service.

§ 151-37 Use of streets.

§ 151-38 Approval for erection of poles; removal and common use of poles.

§ 151-39 Construction reporting requirements.

§ 151-40 Tests and performance monitoring.

Article VII Service Provisions

§ 151-41 Services to subscribers and users.

§ 151-42 Installations, connections, and other grantee services.

§ 151-43 Service calls and complaint procedures.

§ 151-44 Continuity of service mandatory.

§ 151-45 Protection of subscriber privacy.

§ 151-46 Rights of individuals.

Article VIII Books, Records and Reports

§ 151-47 Books and records available to grantor.

§ 151-48 Reports required.

§ 151-49 Records required.

Article IX Miscellaneous Provisions

§ 151-50 Captions.

§ 151-51 Franchise applications.

§ 151-52 Calculation of time.