Negotiations restart with the City of Cape Coral

Negotiations are underway and LCEC is optimistic that a new franchise agreement can be reached. The prior franchise agreement expired in October, 2016 after nearly two years of unsuccessful efforts to renew the agreement. What is being negotiated A franchise agreement simply allows a utility to locate its facilities, such as poles and wires, within the right-of-way of a local …

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Cape Coral City Council withdraws complaint with Florida Public Service Commission (FPSC)

Back to the table The Cape Coral City Council recently voted unanimously to withdraw its complaint with the Florida Public Service Commission (FPSC). LCEC hopes to begin constructive negotiation toward a new franchise agreement soon. With the help of the Council for Progress, the parties have been able to identify broad parameters for future negotiation and areas for potential agreement. …