Borough of Ben Avon, PA
Allegheny County
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§ C-101 Franchises and Services.

Ord./Res.
Date
Subject
Ord. 56
2/3/1894
Granting W. H. Colmer and W. B. Aitken, doing business as Wm. H. Colmer & Co. or their assigns, the right-of-way of the Borough streets, etc., for the purpose of establishing and maintaining an electric light plant
Ord. 69
7/17/1894
Authorizing Croenweth and Beckbechler, to construct a switch crossing Ridge avenue and Spruce street
Ord. 71
12/1/1894
Granting to Wm. Jackson and D M. Sloane, their heirs and assigns, the right-of-way over along streets, roads, lanes and alleys
Ord. 79
8/20/1895
Granting the National Transit Company the right to erect a telegraph or telephone line on Spruce street
Ord. 82
9/3/1895
Granting to Wm. Jackson and D M. Sloane, their heirs and assigns, the right-of-way over along streets, roads, lanes and alleys. (Amending Ord. 71)
Ord. 91
8/4/1896
Granting to Wm. Jackson and D M. Sloane, their heirs and assigns, the right-of-way over along streets, roads, lanes and alleys (Amending Ord. 71)
Ord. 95
2/2/1897
Granting the right-of-way to the Southwest Pennsylvania Pipe Lines on certain streets of the borough
Ord. 98
10/5/1897
Granting the Central District and Printing Telegraph Company the right to erect poles
Ord. 103
4/5/1898
Granting to the Fort Pitt Natural Gas Company, or to their assigns, the right to lay pipes for the conveyance of natural gas through the streets, lanes and alleys of the Borough
Ord. 113
11/21/1899
Granting unto the Ben Avon Street Railway Company, its successors, lessees and assigns, the right to enter upon, use and occupy certain streets, avenues and highways to construct and operate its street railway thereon, and to use electricity as a motive power
Ord. 131
5/7/1901
Granting to the Pittsburgh and Allegheny Telephone Company, its successors and assigns, permission to construct and maintain poles, conduits, wires and cables, within the limits of the Borough
Ord. 146
11/19/1901
Granting the Manufacturer's Light and Heat Co., or its assigns, the right to lay pipes for the conveyance of natural gas through the streets, lanes and alleys of the Borough
Ord. 169
1/12/1903
An ordinance granting unto the Ben Avon and Emsworth Street Railway Company, its successors, lessees and assigns, the right to enter upon, use and occupy certain streets, avenues and highways to constrict and operate its street railway there on and to use electricity as a motive power
Ord. 180
2/25/1905
Extending the time for the completion of the lien Avon & Emsworth Street Railway Company
Ord. 193
11/14/1905
Extending the time for the completion of the railway of the Ben Avon and Emsworth Street Railway Company
Ord. 236
12/10/1907
Granting to the Pittsburgh and Allegheny Telephone Company, its successors and assigns, permission to construct and maintain poles, conduits, wires and cables, within the limits of the Borough (Amending Ord. 131)
Ord. 244
7/14/1908
Making and entering into a contract with the Ohio Valley Electric Company to furnish electric arc lighting for the streets and highways of the Borough
Res. 12/9/1913
12/9/1913
Executing an agreement by and between the Duquesne Light Company and the Borough of Ben Avon and duly authorized by Ord. 297, providing for the furnishing by the Duquesne Light Company for 5 years from said date certain electric lights for illuminating the streets and highways of the said Borough
Ord. 291
4/8/1913
Awarding a contract to R. C. Darling for the removal of garbage and household rubbish for a period of 5 years at the rate of $1,800 per year and authorizing the officers of the Borough to enter into an agreement for that purpose on the part of the Borough
Ord. 297
9/9/1913
Authorizing and directing the Burgess and Secretary of the Council of the Borough of Ben Avon for and on behalf of the Borough of Ben Avon, of the County of Allegheny and State of Pennsylvania, to make and enter into a contract with the Duquesne Light Company, of the County and State aforesaid, to furnish electric lighting of the streets and highways of the Borough of Ben Avon
Ord. 324
9/19/1918
Authorizing and directing the Burgess and the Secretary of the Council of the Borough of Ben Avon, for and on behalf of the Borough of Ben Avon, of the County of Allegheny and State of Pennsylvania, to make and enter into a contract with the Duquesne Light Company to furnish electric lighting for the streets and highways of the Borough of Ben Avon
Ord. 334
7/20/1920
Authorizing and directing the Burgess and the Secretary of the Council of the Borough of Ben Avon, for and on behalf of the Borough of Ben Avon, of the County of Allegheny, and Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, to make and enter into a contract with the Duquesne Light Company, to furnish electric lighting for the streets and highways of the Borough of Ben Avon
Ord. 356
5/12/1924
Directing the Burgess and Secretary of Council of the Borough of Ben Avon for and on behalf of the Borough of Ben Avon, of the County of Allegheny and State of Pennsylvania, in conjunction with the Borough of Emsworth, to make and enter into a contract with the Pennsylvania Railroad Company, operating the Pittsburgh, Fort Wayne and Chicago Railways, granting a right of way to lay a joint terra cotta sewer across and under the property, right of way and tracks of the said Pennsylvania Railroad Company, and along and upon the foundation offset of the abutment and retaining wall being built by the Pennsylvania Railroad System along Lowries Run at Emsworth Station in the County of Allegheny and State of Pennsylvania
Ord. 361
12/8/1924
Amending Ords. 71 and 91 of the Borough of Ben Avon, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, "granting to William Jackson and D. M. Sloane, their heirs and assigns, the right-of-way over and along the streets, roads, lanes and alleys of the Borough of Ben Avon to establish, maintain and operate an electric light plant," so as to extend the privileges of said ordinances to the Duquesne Light Company, its successors and assigns
Ord. 363
2/9/1926
Authorizing and directing the Duquesne Light Company to furnish electric light for the streets and highways of the Borough of Ben Avon, of the County of Allegheny and State of Pennsylvania, for and during the period of 5 years, and providing for payment by the said municipality for said service
Ord. 372
9/13/1927
Accepting all the terms and provisions of an ordinance passed by the Council of the Borough of Ben Avon, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, entitled, "An ordinance granting permission to South West Pennsylvania Pipe Lines the right to lay, maintain, operate and remove 2 pipe lines, each of a diameter of 6 inches or less, for the transportation of oil within the limits of the Borough of Ben Avon, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania"
Ord. 391
6/23/1931
Authorizing and directing the Duquesne Light, Company to furnish electric light for the streets and highways of the Borough of Ben Avon, of the County of Allegheny and State of Pennsylvania, for and during the period of 5 years, and providing for payment by the said municipality for said service
Ord. 403
3/14/1933
Authorizing and directing the Duquesne Light Company to furnish electric light for the streets and highways of the Borough of Ben Avon, of the County of Allegheny and State of Pennsylvania, for and during the period of 3 years, and providing for payment by the said municipality for said service
Ord. 415
5/12/1936
Authorizing and directing the Duquesne Light Company to furnish electric light for the streets and highways of the Borough of Ben Avon, of the County of Allegheny and State of Pennsylvania, for and during the period of 3 years, and providing for payment by the said municipality for said service
Ord. 428
3/14/1939
Authorizing and directing the Duquesne Light Company to furnish electric light for the streets and highways of the Borough of Ben Avon, of the County of Allegheny, and State of Pennsylvania, for and during the period of 3 years, and providing for payment by the said municipality for said service
Ord. 438
3/10/1942
Authorizing and directing the Duquesne Light Company to furnish light for the streets and highways of the Borough of Ben Avon, of the County of Allegheny, and State of Pennsylvania, for and during the period of 5 years, and providing for payment by the said municipality for said service
Ord. 447
2/11/1947
Authorizing and directing the Duquesne Light Company to furnish electric light for the streets and highways of the Borough of Ben Avon, of the County of Allegheny, and State of Pennsylvania, for and during the period of 5 years, and providing for payment by the said municipality for said service
Ord. 466
3/11/1952
Authorizing and directing the Duquesne Light Company to furnish electric light for the streets and highways of the Borough of Ben Avon, of the County of Allegheny, and State of Pennsylvania, for and during the period of 5 years, and providing for payment by the said municipality for said service
Ord. 483
1/22/1957
Authorizing and directing the Duquesne Light Company to furnish electric light for the streets and highways of the Borough of Ben Avon, of the County of Allegheny, and State of Pennsylvania, for and during the period of 10 years, and providing for payment by the said municipality for said service
Ord. 538
3/10/1967
Authorizing and directing the Duquesne Light Company to furnish electric light for the streets and highways for and during the period 10 years
Ord. 545
3/11/1969
Granting unto Centre Video Corporation, its Successors, Lessees and Assigns, the right to construct, maintain and operate facilities in the streets, highways and other public places in the Borough of Ben Avon, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, for the reception, transmission and distribution of television and other signals to the public in the Borough of Ben Avon, and other purposes, for a period of 15 Years
Ord. 602
2/11/1986
Authorizing the granting of a franchise for a cable television system within the confines of the Borough of Ben Avon to Centre Video Corporation
Ord. 600
2/11/1986
Increasing the indebtedness of Borough of Ben Avon, County of Allegheny, Pennsylvania, by the issue of a general obligation note in the amount of $21,000 for sundry purposes; fixing the form, number, date, interest, and maturity thereof; making a covenant for the payment of the debt service on the note; providing for the filing of the required document; providing for the appointment of a sinking fund depository for the note; and authorizing execution, sale and delivery thereof
Ord. 601
5/13/1986
Increasing the indebtedness of Borough of Ben Avon, County of Allegheny, Pennsylvania, by the issue of a general obligation note in the amount of $29,000 for sundry purposes; fixing the form, number, date, interest, and maturity thereof; making a covenant for the payment of the debt service on the note; providing for the filing of the required document; providing for the appointment of a sinking fund depository for the note; and authorizing execution, sale and delivery thereof
Ord. 638
8/5/1991
Approving that certain contract between the Borough and Kennedy Miller Films PTY LTD., dated July 1, 1991, and requiring that Kennedy Miller indemnify the Borough from liability as more fully provided in said contract
Ord. 681
8/13/1997
Authorizing joining into a cooperation agreement by and among Northwest Regional Communications and other joining municipalities; authorizing entry of an agreement under which Northwest Regional Communications Company will provide communications service; authorizing the payment of amounts to become due to northwest regional communications
Ord. 702
4/16/2002
Granting to ICI of Pennsylvania, Inc. (providing services as AT&T Broadband permission to construct, operate and maintain a cable system upon, along, across, over, and under the streets and public rights-of-way of the Borough of Ben Avon, Pennsylvania
Ord. 739
9/15/2009
Renewing a nonexclusive cable franchise with Comcast on terms and conditions set forth in a Cable Franchise Agreement
Ord. 745
3/16/2010
Approving amendments to the Cable Franchise Agreement with Comcast regarding franchise term and Public Building Internet Service