January 6, 2024 Minutes

Cable Television Advisory Council

Minutes for Wednesday, January 6, 2024 6:00 pm   ZOOM

    Johnes Ruta, Chair (New Haven)

Tom Costa, Advisor, (New Haven Library System)

Peaches Quinn, Advisor, (New Haven)

George Alexander – Hamden

  1. Call to order 6:08 pm
    November Minutes – Motion to accept from Peaches, seconded by George A. approved unanimously.
  2. Treasurer’s Report – George Alexander
    1. Balance: $5,513.84
      includes receipt of 2024 Allowance $2,000 from Comcast
      includes annual dinner check paid $265.66 for Wood ‘n’ Tap Restaurant, Hamden


  1. George states that we need to write our Annual Report to PURA, due by the end of
    February.  This will be a summary of all 2023 Minutes together in one document.
    The Form for this doc is to be found on the PURA website.


III.   Comcast – Representative Amy Horan (not in attendance)

George reported Comcast now recognizes customer history across changing  addresses.


  1. Old Business
  2. Facebook- No update
  3. 1990s CTAC Archive Project – Tom Costa reports that the project is now completed
    and contained in the New Haven History Room at the New Haven Ive Library.
    Records are sorted by:  1 Years, and 2. Primary important categories, within years.


  1. New Business
    a. Request from Joe S. if there is a Final Legislative Report?

    b. GoDaddy emails for CTACForward etc no longer functional because of GoDaddy
    system transfer to MicroSoft 360.   Peaches says she is constructing two new
    email addresses, such as
    [email protected]   for public access.
    [email protected]  for CTAC members internal messaging.

    VI. Subscriber Issues – George – none at this time.

    VII.   Adjournment:
    a. Next Meeting – Wednesday, February 7, 2024 via ZOOM.

    b. Motion to adjourn: George; seconded, Peaches. Respectfully submitted:  Johns Ruta         02-07-2024.