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A WATCHUNG COMMUNICATIONS, INC. PUBLICATION The Westfield Leader and THE TIMES of Scotch Plains - Fanwood Thursday, July 29, 1999 Page 15

CYAN YELLOW MAGENTA BLACK

What school-oriented programs would you like to see on TV-36?

r rr rr student-produced videos

r rr rr student news shows

r rr rr student projects

r rr rr plays and concerts

r rr rr sports events

r rr rr assemblies

r rr rr art shows

r rr rr awards presentations

r rr rr _______________________ What community-oriented programs would you like to see?

r rr rr youth issues

r rr rr shows featuring community organizations

r rr rr music and drama

r rr rr community sports

r rr rr local celebrities

r rr rr _______________________ What kinds of programs are you most interested in seeing on TV-36? What kinds of programs on TV-36 do you think might attract the most viewers among Westfield’s 7,000 cable subscribers?

________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________

The federal Telecommunications Act of 1996 requires that Comcast provide a community channel for use by Westfield. How would you suggest spending programming dollars that might be available to TV36 from a variety of sources?

r rr rr organizing volunteers

r rr rr buying equipment

r rr rr hiring camera people to record meetings and events

r rr rr buying programs

r rr rr building a community television studio ________________________________________________________

Businesses, organizations and individuals can sponsor programs they wish to encourage, and get on-screen credit for their generous support. Can you make an offer of support for your program idea, or do you have a suggestion that would connect a business you patronize with TV-36?

________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________

What are your favorite sources of community life in Westfield? How might you play a leadership role in community life in Westfield?

_______________________________________________________ _______________________________________________________ _______________________________________________________

Volunteers are the heart of community television. Would you be willing to:

r rr rr work behind the scenes to help build a TV-36 volunteer organization

r rr rr volunteer to be an on-camera expert or personality, give presentations, etc.

r rr rr volunteer to record school or community events you attend

r rr rr stake a piece of the 24-hour seven-day-per-week schedule as a producer

r rr rr would rather that TV-36 pay students and others to record programs

r rr rr _______________________________________________________

Which areas of new technology would you favor to improve TV-36:

r rr rr moderately-priced quality cameras for cinematography and video journalisma proposed self-service, crew-less community television studio

r rr rr viewer e-mail and telephone call-ins live to TV-36

r rr rr state-of-the-art business-style presentation technology

r rr rr stereo sound on TV-36

r rr rr integrating the Internet & TV-36 to broadcast web pages and web cam

r rr rr digital video and audio editing on desktop computers

TV-36 Media Advisory Board Customer Survey

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To Cable TV Viewers: TV-36 wants to hear from you!

Community access channel TV-36, operated by the Town of Westfield and the Board of Education, is exploring opportunities to increase and enhance programming on TV-36. The possibilities are limited only by our imaginations.

The priorities are determined by you. Help us understand your needs and interests by selecting or commenting on any item in this survey:

r rr rr School Board meetings

r rr rr PTA meetings

r rr rr Talks for parents

r rr rr call-ins to administrators

r rr rr call-ins to guidance

r rr rr call-ins to faculty

r rr rr academic discussions

r rr rr student activities

r rr rr school life features

r rr rr Town Council meetings

r rr rr call-ins to elected officials and town staff

r rr rr talks and presentations

r rr rr community events

r rr rr seniors issues

r rr rr community talk shows

r rr rr entertainment

r rr rr social gatherings

r rr rr fliers

r rr rr recreation

r rr rr peer discussions

r rr rr brochures

r rr rr dining

r rr rr telephone to friends

r rr rr e-mail

r rr rr stores/businesses

r rr rr telephone/business

r rr rr Web sites

r rr rr meetings

r rr rr face-to-face contact

r rr rr TV-36 bulletin board

r rr rr organizations

r rr rr networking

r rr rr TV-36 programs

r rr rr activities

r rr rr talks by experts

r rr rr videotapes and films

r rr rr schools

r rr rr newspapers

r rr rr library

r rr rr religious institutions

r rr rr newsletters

PUBLIC NOTICE PUBLIC NOTICE

Township of Scotch Plains shall be submitted with each bid as a guaranty that if a contract is awarded the Bidder shall execute said Contract. The Bid Security shall be in the amount of ten percent (10%) of the total amount of the bid or Twenty-Thousand ($20,000.00), whichever is lower.

All bid security, except the Bid Security of the three (3) apparent lowest responsible Bidders shall, if requested in writing, be returned after ten (10) days from the opening of the bids (Sundays and holiday excepted) and the bids of such Bidders shall be considered withdrawn.

The Township reserves the right to reject any or all bids, and to waive immaterial informalities, or to accept any bid which, in the opinion of the Township of Scotch Plains, will be in the best interest of the Township all in accordance with the New Jersey Local Public Contracts Law N.J.S.A. 40A:11-1 et seq. In the event of an equal or tie bid, the Township shall award the bid in to the Bidder which, in the township’s sole discretion, best serves the interest of the Township.

The Township also reserves the right to reject any and all bids if sufficient funds are not available and/or appropriated.

The selected Bidder, will, within seven (7) days of award of the bid, enter into an appropriate contract with the Township.

All Bidders must comply with P.L. 1975, Chapter 127, entitled “An Act Relating to Affirmative Action in Relation to Discrimination in Connection with Certain Public Contracts and Supplementing the ‘Law Against Discrimination’ approved April 16, 1945 (P.L 1945, Chapter 169)”, N.J.A.C. 17:27, as amended from time to time, and the Americans With Disability Act.

BY ORDER OF THE TOWNSHIP OF SCOTCH PLAINS OF THE COUNTY OF UNION, STATE OF NEW JERSEY.

WALTER F. DINIZO DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC PROPERTY

BARBARA RIEPE TOWNSHIP CLERK 1 T – 7/29/99, The Times Fee: $78.03

TOWNSHIP OF SCOTCH PLAINS

Invitations are extended to qualified Bidders to bid for the following Project:

PURCHASE OF TWO DUMP TRUCKS WITH PLOWS AND SPREADERS AND ONE PREWETTING SYSTEM

Bids will be accepted only by mail or in person to the Office of the Township Clerk, Scotch Plains Municipal Building, 430 Park Avenue, Scotch Plains, New Jersey 07076 (Attn: Barbara Riepe, Township Clerk) until

August 31, at 10:00 a.m. The Township of Scotch Plains (hereinafter “Township”) shall not be responsible for any bid mailed which is lost in transit or delivered late by the Postal Service. At the above time, the bids will be publicly opened and read aloud. All bids must be presented in sealed envelopes which are clearly marked “Bid for PURCHASE OF TWO DUMP TRUCKS WITH PLOWS AND SPREADERS AND ONE PRE-WETTING SYSTEM, 430 Park Avenue, Scotch Plains, New Jersey 07076”. No bid will be received after the time and date specified.

After receipt of bids, no bid may be withdrawn within sixty (60) days after the date of the bid opening except if provided for herein. The bid of any Bidder who consents to an extension may be held for consideration for a longer period of time as may be agreed upon between Bidder and the Township.

All bids must be on the bid forms provided by the Township of Scotch Plains in the Bid Package. Specifications and bid forms may be obtained from the Office of the Director of Public Property, 2445 Plainfield Avenue, Scotch Plains, between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Bid proposals and all required documents must be completed and submitted by the date as set forth above. All documents in the enclosed Bid Package must accompany the bid proposal.

In addition to the above documents, a certified check, cashier’s check or bid bond issued by a responsible bank, trust company or insurance company, payable to the

When viewing a live TV-36 program, would you:

r rr rr e-mail comments and questions to the studio

r rr rr call-in by telephone

r rr rr send a letter

r rr rr discuss topic with friends

r rr rr wouldn’t participate

A schedule of TV-36 programs should appear:

r rr rr in the newspaper

r rr rr on the Internet

r rr rr on TV-36’s bulletin board

If school and community events were available, possibly for a fee, on videotape or DVD disk at the library, or viewable on the Internet, would you be interested?

r rr rr videotapes

r rr rr DVD’s

r rr rr Internet

r rr rr would pay fee

r rr rr not interested

Electronic bulletin board messages on TV-36 during non-program times can be scheduled in a variety of ways. Please choose the options you prefer:

r rr rr keep the sequence of bulletin board messages as it is now

r rr rr play urgent messages mostly

r rr rr play new messages mostly

r rr rr play urgent or timely messages at scheduled times each hour, like newsradio

r rr rr play certain categories of messages at selected times of the day only

r rr rr _______________________________________________________

Messages on TV-36’s electronic bulletin board should be composed of:

r rr rr text

r rr rr graphic art

r rr rr photographs

r rr rr audio

r rr rr video

Would you look for messages on TV-36’s electronic bulletin board:

r rr rr anytime

r rr rr at particular time(s)_____________________

What generation of Westfielder are you?

r rr rr senior

r rr rr middle

r rr rr 30-40’s

r rr rr young adult

r rr rr teen

r rr rr child

If you can volunteer, please give your name and telephone number:

______________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________

Thank you for helping TV-36 find ways to help our community. Please send completed questionnaire to:

TV-36, Westfield Town Hall 425 East Broad Street

Westfield NJ 07090 fax 908-233-3077 • phone 908-789-4041

Monday – Friday 8:30a-4:30p. Would you be interested in TV-36 training/orientation workshops?

r rr rr would participate

r rr rr would organize and/or lead

r rr rr not interested

r rr rr _______________________________________________________

Would you suggest that local organizations produce:

r rr rr electronic bulletin board messages

r rr rr one-minute announcements

r rr rr five-minute features

r rr rr fifteen-minute programs

r rr rr half-hour programs

r rr rr one-hour programs

r rr rr live

r rr rr pre-recorded

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