Members are appointed by the mayor with the consent of the City Council. The commission is composed of seven citizens of the city for staggered three-year terms.
Tommy Campbell, Chair 4/30/18
Douglas Cook 4/30/19
Ronald Lindsey, 4/30/17
Brian Patterson, 4/30/17
Roger Heinrich, MTSU Representative, 4/30/19
Phil King, City School Board Member Representative, 4/30/18
Bill Shacklett, Council Member Representative
Overview, etc. The Cable Television Commission is responsible for assisting citizens in resolving cable television issues with Comcast Xfinity, making recommendations to the City Council regarding cable television issues, operation of the government access channel (CityTV), overseeing and enforcing the Cable Communications Ordinance and the local cable television franchise agreement. The commission has no control over cable television operators channel line ups and no longer has any control over cable television rate regulation.