3.16.031 Telephone Business – Defined.
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“Telephone business” means the business of providing access to a local telephone network, local telephone network switching service, toll service, or coin telephone services, telephonic, video, data, or similar communication or transmission for hire, via a local telephone network, toll line or channel, cable, microwave, or similar communication or transmission system. The terms include cooperative or farmer line telephone companies or associations operating an exchange. “Telephone business” does not include the providing of competitive telephone service, or providing of cable television service, or other providing of broadcast services by radio or television stations. (Ord. 1738, 1993)