Recent Franchise Renewal Negotiations and Community Benefits

Alliance for Community Media 2017 Annual Conference, Minneapolis, MN

We will compare notes on what local communities have recently won in franchise negotiations with both local and state franchising, and what have been trends in community benefits being won and battled over. What are the trends in franchise negotiations across the country and regionally? We’ll also look at strategies that are being used to ensure that community information needs are being served well into the future.