CHAPTER 8A. CABLE COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEM.
Sec. 8A.240. Acceptance of the franchise.
(a) No franchise granted under this chapter shall become effective for any
purpose unless and until written acceptance thereof shall have been filed with
the city clerk. Written acceptance, which shall be in the form and substance
approved by the city attorney, shall also be and operate as an acceptance of
each and every term and condition and limitation contained in this chapter, or
in such franchise, or otherwise as herein specified.
(b) The written
acceptance shall be filed by grantee not later than 12:01 P.M. of the thirtieth
day following the effective date of the ordinance, resolution or agreement
granting such franchise.
(c) In default of the filing of such written
acceptance as required in this section, grantee shall be deemed to have rejected
and repudiated the franchise. Thereafter, the acceptance of grantee shall not be
received nor filed by the city clerk. Grantee shall have no rights, remedies or
redress in the franchise unless and until the council, by resolution, shall
determine that such acceptance is received or filed, and then upon such terms
and conditions as the council may impose. (Ord. No. 1097, § 1