We at HACTAC ran a PSA contest
Our Judges were, Peter Ingvertsen - Simsbury Chief of Police,
on Driving Distracted and Anti Bullying.
Bob Maxon - from NBC 30, the and Doug Stewart - from Fox 61 News.
The judging took place at Simsbury High School, in the Technology Education department
on Tuesday, April 9th, from 3:00 - 4:30pm.
Our MissionThe Hartford Area Cable Television Advisory Council (HACTAC) is a volunteer board mandated by the Connecticut State Legislature.
Its mission is to advocate the best possible service for cable television customers within the six town Hartford franchise and to support the services of public, educational and governmental access.
It also acts as an advisory body to the Department of Public Utility Control (DPUC), the regulatory body for the cable television industry in Connecticut.
HACTAC meets regularly to discuss with the provider(s) such issues as franchise renewal and changes in cable service, in addition to consumer preferences and complaints.
Local Access Channels in Towns
BloomfieldChannel: 5 Public Access Studio: Bloomfield Access Television 330 Park Avenue
Bloomfield, CT 06002
Coordinator: Howard Frydman
Phone: (860) 243-9710
East HartfordChannel: 5 740 Main Street
East Hartford, CT 06108
Coordinator: Irene Cone
Phone: (860) 289-0552
HartfordChannel: 5 20 - 28 Sargeant Street
Hartford, CT 06105
Executive Director: Billie C. Scruse
Phone: (860) 524-8621
Fax: (860) 524-8459
SimsburyChannel: 5 754 Hopmeadow Street
P.O. Box 767
Simsbury, CT 06070
Station Manager: Karen Handville
Phone: (860) 658-1720
West HartfordChannels: 5 50 South Main Street
West Hartford, CT 06107
Executive Director: Jennifer Evans
Phone: (860) 561-7955
Fax: (860) 523-3200