located on owned or leased parcels of land, and we generally own the towers on
which our equipment is located.
All of our properties and assets are subject to liens securing payment of
indebtedness under the existing credit facilities. We believe that our
properties are in good operating condition and are suitable and adequate for our
As of the closing of the offering, Charter Communications, Inc. will have
only twelve employees, all of whom are senior management and are also employees
of Charter Investment, Inc. Pursuant to a services agreement between Charter
Communications, Inc. and Charter Investment, Inc., Charter Investment, Inc. will
provide the necessary personnel and services to manage Charter Communications
Holding Company and its subsidiaries. These personnel and services will be
provided to Charter Communications, Inc. on a cost reimbursement basis. As of
June 30, 1999, Charter Communications Holding Company's subsidiaries had
approximately 4,980 full-time equivalent employees of which 280 were represented
by the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. We believe we have a
good relationship with our employees and have never experienced a work stoppage.
See "Certain Relationships and Related Transactions".
We have insurance to cover risks incurred in the ordinary course of
business, including general liability, property coverage, business interruption
and workers' compensation insurance in amounts typical of similar operators in
the cable industry and with reputable insurance providers. As is typical in the
cable industry, we do not insure our underground plant. We believe our insurance
coverage is adequate.
We are involved from time to time in routine legal matters incidental to
our business. We believe that the resolution of such matters will not have a
material adverse impact on our financial position or results of operations.
WHERE YOU CAN FIND ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
We have filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission a registration
statement on Form S-1 to register the Class A common stock offered by this
prospectus. This prospectus, which forms a part of the registration statement,
does not contain all the information included in that registration statement.
For further information about us and the Class A common stock offered in this
prospectus, you should refer to the registration statement and its exhibits.
After completion of the offering, we will be required to file annual, quarterly
and other information with the SEC. You may read and copy any document we file
with the SEC at the public reference facilities maintained by the SEC at Room
1024, 450 Fifth Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20549, and at the SEC's regional
offices at 3475 Lenox Road, N.E., Suite 1000, Atlanta, Georgia