TABLE I:  FRANCHISES
 
Ord. No.
Date Passed
Description
1-2-90
Approving the following cable TV franchises and franchise transfers: Wood Cable TV to SRW Blue Ridge Cablesystems, Private Cable Systems to SRW Blue Ridge Cablesystems, Ashe County Cablevision, Jefferson Cablevision, Royal Cable TV to Jackie Blackburn, Richard Yearick Cablevision, Silas Creek Cablevision (Jim Goss to Lloyd Testerman), Royal Cable TV, Northwest Cable to Cablevision of Watauga, New River Cable TV, Bethel Cable TV, and Lansing TV to Essex.
5-4-92
Approving transfer of U.S. Cable T.V. Group L.P. (Multivision) to Cablevision System, Incorporated.
6-6-94
Granting a franchise to operate an ambulance service within the County for a period of four years, and granting a franchise to Helton Ambulance Service to operate within that specific area of Ashe County known as the Helton Township.
5-6-96
Approving the transfer of US Cable Television Group to Cablevision.
3-7-97
Granting a franchise to Ashe County Rescue Squad to operate an ambulance service within the county for a period of one year.
4-7-97
Granting a franchise to Garbage Disposal Service to operate a solid waste collection/transport/disposal business.
7-23-97
Approving the transfer of SRW-Blue Ridge Cablesystems to FrontierVision.
10-22-97
Approving the transfer of Cablevision to Medicom Southeast.
6-30-98
Granting Blue Ridge Medical Transport a franchise to operate an ambulance service within the County for a period of four years, and granting a franchise to Helton Ambulance Service to operate within that specific area of Ashe County known as the Helton Township.
10-5-98
Approving the transfer of FrontierVision Operating Partners to Helicon Partners.
6-1-98
Granting a franchise to Bethel Cable TV.
2-21-00
Approving the transfer of Bethel Cable TV and Northwest Cable TV to FSA Broadcasting Group, d/b/a Ashe County Cable TV.
6-30-02
Granting Blue Ridge Medical Transport, Inc. a franchise to operate an ambulance service within the County for a period of six years. Granting Ashe County Rescue Squad, Inc. a franchise to operate an ambulance for the purpose of providing backup emergency services for Blue Ridge Medical Transport, Inc. Granting Helton Ambulance Service a franchise to operate an ambulance service within that specific area of Ashe County known as Helton Township. Granting Fleetwood Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department a franchise to operate an ambulance for the purpose of providing backup emergency services for Blue Ridge Medical Transport, Inc., Helton Ambulance Service, and Ashe County Rescue Squad.
3-3-03
Granting a franchise to County Disposal Company to operate a solid waste collection service.
7-7-03
Renewing a franchise to Garbage Disposal Service to Operate a solid waste collection/ transport/disposal business.
9-7-04
Renewing a franchise to Charter Communications.
10-18-06
Granting a franchise to Rapid Communications.
6-18-07
Granting a franchise to Phillips Sanitation Service.
9-4-07
Granting a franchise to M & J Disposals.
10-1-07
Granting a franchise to High Country Waste Solutions, LLC.
4-7-08
Granting a franchise to McIntyre Disposal Service.
6-30-08
Granting a Franchise to Blue Ridge Medical Transport, Inc.
11-3-08
Transferring a franchise from Mediacom to Morris Communications.
4-21-14
Granting a franchise to J&C Trash Pickup
6-30-14
Granting a franchise to Ashe Medics
8-21-17
Granting a franchise to Vixster, LLC to operate a solid waste collection/transport/ disposal business.
8-21-17
Granting a franchise to Warrensville Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department to operate ambulance service.
6-3-19
Granting a franchise to Ashe Medics.