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RENAISSANCE MEDIA GROUP LLC filed this Form S-4 on 06/12/1998
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                                                                   Exhibit 10.24

                                  RESOLUTION

     WHEREAS, by Ordinance adopted June 18, 1991, and Franchise Agreement, 
effective November 17, 1992, the City of Newbern, Tennessee, ("Franchising 
Authority") granted a cable television franchise (the "Franchise") which is held
by TWI Cable, Inc. ("Franchisee"), a subsidiary of Time Warner Inc. and the
successor-in-interest to Cablevision Industries of Tennessee, L.P.;

     WHEREAS, Franchisee has negotiated an asset purchase agreement (the 
"Agreement") with Renaissance Media Holdings LLC ("Holdings"), pursuant to which
Franchisee has agreed to transfer to Renaissance Media LLC, an affiliate of 
Holdings ("Renaissance"), substantially all of the assets of its cable 
television system serving the Franchising Authority (the "System"), including
its rights under the Franchise;

     WHEREAS, Franchisee and Renaissance have filed a Form 394 (the "Transfer 
Application");

     WHEREAS, the Franchise requires that assignment of a franchise must not 
occur without prior approval of the Franchising Authority.

     WHEREAS, Franchisee and Renaissance have requested that Franchising 
Authority consent to the assignment and transfer of the Franchise by Franchisee 
to Renaissance;

     WHEREAS, Franchising Authority has reviewed
 the Transfer Application, 
examined the legal, financial and technical qualifications of Renaissance, 
followed all required procedures to consider and act upon the Transfer 
Application, and consider the comments of all interested parties;

     WHEREAS, the Franchise is in full force and effect without default 
thereunder by Franchisee as of the date hereof in accordance with its terms and 
conditions as set forth therein, and Renaissance has agreed to comply with the 
Franchise and applicable law from and after the completion of the transfer, and

     WHEREAS, Renaissance will need to grant one or more security interests 
and/or liens in or upon the Franchise and the System from time to time on or 
after the closing date of the transfer in order to secure the present and future
indebtedness of Renaissance.

     NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY OF NEWBERN, TENNESSEE:

     1.  Franchising Authority acknowledges that it has received a complete 
Transfer Application.

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     2.  Franchising Authority does hereby consent to the transfer of the 
Franchise and all of Franchisee's rights, powers and privileges under the 
Franchise from Franchisee to Renaissance.

     3.  The foregoing consent to the transfer and assignment of the Franchise 
shall be effective upon the consummation of the transfer of the assets of the 
System by Franchisee to Renaissance, at which time Franchising Authority shall 
automatically release Franchisee and its predecessors from all obligations and 
liabilities under the Franchise that relate to periods from and after such date.
Notice of the date of such consummation shall be given to Franchising 
Authority.

     4.  Franchising Authority hereby consents to a transfer of the Franchise or
control related thereto to any entity controlling, controlled by or under common
control with Renaissance.  

     5.  Renaissance is authorized to pledge, mortgage, transfer in trust and 
otherwise hypothecate the property and assets used or held for use in connection
with the ownership and operation of the System, including the Franchise, and the
parties owning or controlling Renaissance are authorized to pledge, 
mortgage, transfer in trust and otherwise hypothecate their equity in interest 
in Renaissance as collateral security for such loans and financing (or for 
guarantees of such loans and financing) as may be incurred or assumed by 
Renaissance from time to time in connection with the ownership and operation of 
the System.

      6.  Franchising Authority hereby confirms that, to its knowledge:  (a) the
Franchise is currently in full force and effect and expires on November 17, 
2002; (b) Franchisee is currently the valid holder and authorized grantee of the
Franchise; (c) Franchisee is in compliance in all material respects with the 
Franchise; and (d) no event has occurred or exists that would constitute a 
default under the Franchise or that would permit Franchising Authority to revoke
or terminate the Franchise.  Subject to compliance with the terms of this 
Resolution, all action necessary to approve the transfer of the Franchise to 
Renaissance has been duly and validly taken.

     Adopted by the City of Newbern, Tennessee, on this 17th day of January, 
1998.
                                                                                
                                                CITY OF NEWBERN, TENNESSEE


                                                By: /s/ Thomas D. Parnell
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                                                   Thomas D. Parnell, Mayor

ATTEST:

/s/ Jennifer Webb
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Jennifer Webb
Acting City Recorder