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WEATHERING THE STORM

Winter storm Uri may have been the worst natural disaster in Texas history. Millions of Texans lost power – and as a result their cable and Wi-Fi service. Even before recent winter storms hit Texas, though, Texas cable providers had technicians ready and waiting to start repairing and restoring service as soon as it was safe to do so. While some Texans were waiting for home broadband, some companies opened their Wi-Fi hotspots to the general public.

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January TCA Newsletter

The 87th Texas Legislature convened Jan. 12, but like so many things in recent months, the pomp and circumstance of the day was different, and how business will be conducted for the subsequent 140 days will be driven by the COVID-19 pandemic.

While in-person access to the Legislature might be restricted, cable is keeping the public engaged and the lawmaking process transparent.

MEET TCA’S CAPITOL TEAM

The Texas Cable Association’s team at the Texas Capitol is led – for a second legislative session – by a staff seasoned by decades of combined policy experience. Walt Baum, Velma Cruz and Ryan Weiseman will represent the cable industry and member companies Altice USA, Charter Spectrum, Comcast, Sparklight and Vyve Broadband on cable, telecommunications and related issues. Meet our team.

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CABLE CONNECTS TEXANS TO THE CAPITOL

The 87th Texas Legislature convened Jan. 12, but like so many things in recent months, the pomp and circumstance of the day was different, and how business will be conducted for the subsequent 140 days will be driven by the COVID-19 pandemic. 

While in-person access to the Legislature might be restricted, cable is keeping the public engaged and the lawmaking process transparent.

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NEW SPECTRUM STORE OPEN IN SAN ANTONIO

Charter Communications, Inc. recently opened a new Spectrum store in San Antonio. The Spectrum store gives consumers in the San Antonio area a convenient option for adding or managing their Spectrum Internet®, TV, Mobile or Voice services. 

“Our Spectrum stores team is here to help our local customers who need support in getting and staying connected during these uncertain times,” said Pattie Eliason, Senior Vice President, Spectrum Stores & Retail. “They are working to make our new store in San Antonio a safe, convenient environment to add or manage services, shop for devices and accessories or make payments, while ensuring we adhere to current local and state health and safety guidelines.”

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NEW SPECTRUM STORE NOW OPEN IN ORANGE

Charter Communications, Inc. has recently opened a newly remodeled Spectrum Store in Orange. The Spectrum store gives consumers in the Orange area a convenient option for adding or managing their Spectrum Internet®, TV, Mobile or Voice services. 

“Our Spectrum stores team is here to help our local customers who need support in getting and staying connected during these uncertain times,” said Pattie Eliason, Senior Vice President, Spectrum Stores & Retail. “They are working to make our newly remodeled store in Orange a safe, convenient environment to add or manage services, shop for devices and accessories or make payments, while ensuring we adhere to current local and state health and safety guidelines.”

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NEWLY REMODELED SPECTRUM MOBILE STORE NOW OPEN IN AUSTIN

Charter Communications, Inc. recently opened a newly remodeled Spectrum Store in Austin. The Spectrum store gives consumers in the Austin area a convenient option for adding or managing their Spectrum Internet®, TV, Mobile or Voice services. 

“Our Spectrum stores team is here to help our local customers who need support in getting and staying connected during these uncertain times,” said Pattie Eliason, Senior Vice President, Spectrum Stores & Retail. “They are working to make our newly remodeled store in Austin a safe, convenient environment to add or manage services, shop for devices and accessories or make payments, while ensuring we adhere to current local and state health and safety guidelines.”

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SPECTRUM DOUBLES SPECTRUM INTERNET® STARTING SPEED TO 200 MBPS IN BEAUMONT

Spectrum today announced it has doubled the starting download speed of Spectrum Internet from 100 to 200 Mbps in Beaumont and surrounding areas. The faster 200 Mbps speeds are available now to new Spectrum Internet customers, and the company will automatically increase speeds for current residential customers with Spectrum Internet packages in the Beaumont area during the first quarter of 2021.

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SPECTRUM ANNOUNCES $30,000 SPECTRUM DIGITAL EDUCATION GRANT FOR HISPANIC FEDERATION IN FORT WORTH

Spectrum has announced Hispanic Federation in Fort Worth has received a $30,000 Spectrum Digital Education Grant for a Learning Hub as part of the company’s multiyear, $6 million cash and in-kind national commitment to digital education in Spectrum communities across the country. The company doubled its original 2020 commitment to digital education, awarding a total of $1 million to 47 organizations providing broadband education, technology, and training. The Hispanic Federation Learning Hub, located at partner agency SER Jobs for Progress in Fort Worth, will further their partnership to serve the local community through broadband access and digital education.

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