Lynchburg City Council approves new agreement with Shentel

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July 01, 2019

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A new choice will be added to the menu of cable television and internet providers in Lynchburg.

During Lynchburg City Council’s meeting Tuesday, council unanimously approved a franchise agreement to allow Shentel to operate a non-exclusive video franchise in the Rivermont Avenue and Fort Avenue areas. The company hopes to begin work by the end of the year.

The agreement allows Shentel to operate a cable television franchise within Lynchburg and is for a period of 15 years.