The Utility and Franchise Regulation Administration formerly
provided oversight for the County franchises for cable TV and solid
waste hauling in Hernando County, Florida. Cable TV Franchise
contracts have expired and the Solid Waste Collection Hauling is now
on contract with a single company.
on Solid Waste Collection can be found on the
Utilities Department web site at:
Cable No Longer Covered by Local Franchise
The passage of the Consumer
Choice Act by the Florida Legislature in 2007 removed local
municipalities authority to regulate cable television franchises
(see link below). Local franchise agreements continued until their
Hernando County’s Franchise Agreement with Bright House Networks
expired in August, 2012. The Florida Cable agreement expires in
Cable television franchises are now regulated by the State of
Florida. For more information, please visit this web page:
Bright House Networks
Newhouse Partnership d/b/a Bright House Networks)
7175 Coastal Blvd
(Next to Bed, Bath and Beyond)
Brooksville, Fl, 34613
Monday - Friday 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
www.floridacable.com Approximately 350 customers Local