Our Mission

MACTA supports, promotes, and protects local interest in community access television (PEG), cable franchising, public right-of-way and cable / telecommunications public policy.
Read more about MACTA


Policy for Posting
All information and videos submitted for posting to the MACTA website are subject to approval of the Communications Committee. MACTA will post information and announcements from members and other nonprofit organizations that support MACTA and its mission. Postings, advertisements, political content are not allowed. All videos must be produced by members and abide by copyright laws. The views expressed in the videos are those solely of the producer or programmer and do not express the views of MACTA.

Welcome to MACTA

The Minnesota Association of Community Telecommunications Administrators (MACTA) is a statewide professional organization of city representatives and staff, as well as a state chapter of National Association of Telecommunications Officers and Advisors (NATOA). MACTA maintains a strong cohesive network which speaks, advocates, provides conferences and shares information with and for cities and their residents. 

We work for our constituencies in the following areas:

» The Regulation of Cable Television
» Cities' "Rights-of-Way" Authority
» The Administration of Cable Television Franchises
» Advocacy & Voice of Cities for Improved Telecommunications at the State & Federal Level
» Promote & Support Government Uses of Cable Television Including Community Programming

  • Save the date for 2014 Annual Conference: June 24 at the Park Plaza Hotel. Get conference details here.

Featured Video

North Metro TV:
Project Heart

Would you like your video featured? Submit your work to All member videos will be considered.


Check out our Job Board and Classifieds

View jobs | Post jobs

View classifieds | Post classifieds

job board

Quick Links:

» National Association of Telecommunications
Officers and Advisors (NATOA)

» League of Minnesota Cities
» Minnesota State Legislature

Action Alerts:

FCC Seeks Comments on Storm and Natural Disasters
(available to members only)

    MACTA Would Like to Welcome These New Members in 2013:

  • Quad Cities Cable Commission (QCTV)
Powered by Affiniscape - Web Content and Association Membership Management