Office of Cable Communications
Franchise Transfer – Broadstripe/WAVE Broadband
The bankruptcy of Broadstripe resulted in a request to transfer their Seattle Cable Franchise to WAVE Broadband. On Monday, November 21, 2011, the City Council approved and Mayor McGinn signed legislation authorizing the transfer of Broadstripe's Seattle cable franchise to WAVE. The legislation is Ordinance 123741, and was effective on December 21, 2011.
Questions regarding the transfer process can be directed to The Office of Cable Communications at (206) 684-8498 or submitted via our on-line comment form www.seattle.gov/cable/comment.
News and documents related to this Cable Franchise transfer request will be posted below as they become available.