The Communications Policy and Regulation Division manages the development of cable and its regulation in the county. The division oversees the county's non-exclusive cable television franchise agreements with Comcast of Virginia Inc., Cox Communications Northern Virginia, and Verizon Virginia Inc. through enforcement of the franchise agreements, inspection of the facilities, and attention to citizen concerns.
Connecting Your Home
COMMUNICATIONS PRODUCTIONS DIVISION (CHANNEL 16)
The Communications Productions Division produces informational programs for citizens on Channel 16, the Fairfax County Government Channel, as well as the county’s internet site and county kiosks. The division also produces training programs for employees on the Fairfax County Training Network, an internal closed-circuit cable channel. Other services include emergency messaging for the county, video conferencing for county agencies, and a video arraignment system for the General District Court.
Watch Ch-16 Live!
Video on Demand
Consumer Services mediates consumer and tenant-landlord issues, conducts consumer educational outreach events, regulates taxi and towing industries; issue, licenses for certain business activities, and supports county and community meetings and events at the Fairfax County Government Center.
Regulation and Licensing
Meeting Space Management
PUBLIC UTILITIES BRANCH
The Public Utilities Branch ensures fair and reasonable utility services are accomplished for residents of the county through the work of the Utility Analysts.