Members of the Central St. Croix Valley Joint Cable Commission are appointed by the City Council.
Ethan Gilmore, Elected representative
Michele Hanson, Alternate elected representative
Andrew Kaeding, Citizen representative
The Central St. Croix Valley Joint Cable Commission is a joint powers entity representing the cities of Bayport, Oak Park Heights, Stillwater, and the townships of Baytown and Stillwater. The cities each have one elected and one citizen representative that attend regular meetings.
The commission is the franchising authority for cable television in our area. They are in charge of making sure that the franchise with the cable company is being followed and negotiating a new franchise, when appropriate. At meetings, the commission takes action on several issues such as approving budget expenditures, joining telecommunications organizations, keeping informed on legislative cable franchise issues, and handling complaints regarding cable services.