Telecommunications Board

Regular Meetings

  • 5:30 PM
  • 3rd Thursday of each month
  • City Administration Building
    113 W Mountain Street
    Room 326
    Fayetteville, AR 72701
Description

The Telecommunications Board, formerly known as the Cable Board, was created by City Ordinance 3549 on May 21, 1991. On February 1, 2000, the Cable Board was renamed Telecommunications Board by Ordinance 4219. On July 15, 2003, Ordinance 4504 was created to redefine the composition, officers, staffing, procedures, and the duties of the Board. On May 19, 2015, Ordinance 5774 passed to amend Article IX Telecommunications Board to conform to changes in State Law and to clarify definitions and duties of the board.

The purpose of the Telecommunications Board is to advise the City Council and make recommendations on telecommunications infrastructure issues.

Terms

Staggered four-year terms.

Members

The Board is composed of seven members from the public-at-large with experience in any one of the following areas:
  • Public policy development regarding communication and telecommunications issues
  • Telecommunications infrastructure management
  • Television, or other appropriate expertise
Members shall be registered voters and residents of the City of Fayetteville, and shall have resided there for at least six months prior to their appointment.

Appointment



Vacancies on the Board are filled by appointment from the governing body of the City.

Public Notification

A weekly meetings list is prepared by the Office of the City Clerk Treasurer which is distributed to the press and posted on the home page.
Members

  • Allie Taylor
    Chair

    1786 North Gregg Avenue Apt 6
    Fayetteville, AR 72703
    501-516-2029
    07/01/15-06/30/19
  • Zac Tamijani
    Vice Chair
    32 East Davidson
    Fayetteville, AR 72701
    281-785-1721
    04/01/15-06/30/21
  • Aubrey Shepherd
    PO Box 3159
    Fayetteville, AR 72702
    479-444-6072
    07/01/15-06/30/19


     
     
     
  • Chad Harcourt
    588 North Fox Meadows
    Fayetteville, AR 72704
    479-595-1437
    01/03/17-06/30/18
  • Justin C. Van Hoose
    305 East Maple Street
    Fayetteville, AR 72701
    360-632-3884
    07/01/17-06/30/21
  • Vacant
  • Vacant