TABLE IV:  FRANCHISES
Ord. No.
Date Passed
Description
Ord. No.
Date Passed
Description
493
1-24-72
Granting to Ottawa T.V. Cable Company, Inc., the right and franchise to erect, maintain and operate the necessary equipment to transmit and distribute television signals by cable over, along and upon the streets, sidewalks and other public places in the city.
559
11-15-76
Granting a  franchise  to Sammons Communications, Inc., to own and operate and maintain a cable television system in the community of Marseilles.
685
5-30-85
Granting the right, permission and authority to Illinois Power Company to construct, maintain and operate in the city a system for the manufacture, transmission, distribution and sale of electric energy for lighting, heating and power purposes.
790
2-24-93
Amending Sections 4 and 7 of Ordinance 559, passed 11-15-76 which granted a franchise to Sammons Communications, Inc. to own and operate and maintain a cable television system in the city.
1221
11-2-05
Amending an electric franchise agreement with AmerenIP.
1255
9-20-06
Authorizing Northern Illinois Gas Company (d/b/a Nicor Gas Company) to construct, operate and maintain a gas distributing system.
1392
2-3-10
Extending the authorization to Illinois Power Company (d/b/a AmerenIP) to construct, operate and maintain an electric utility system.