Hattiesburg Cable Advisory Board disagrees with cable contract

By Elizabeth Googe

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - At the Forrest County Board of Supervisors bimonthly meeting Thursday, the Hattiesburg Cable Advisory Board told officials they needed more time to look over their contract with the city.

The Hattiesburg Cable Advisory Board unanimously disagreed with the city's draft cable contract with Comcast.

The Forrest County Board of Supervisors is concerned with the lack of service in rural areas of Forrest County.

A public forum will be held over the contract August 1 to review the franchise ordinances.

Hattiesburg ordinances online: http://www.hattiesburgms.com/city-ordinances

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