Subsidy Tracker Individual Entry

Company: 
NBC Universal Inc. and Northern Entertainment Inc.
Parent Company: 
Comcast
Subsidy Source: 
local
Location: 
Texas
City: 
Austin
Project Description: 

filming of "Friday Night Lights"

Year: 
2007
Major Industry of Parent: 
telecommunications
Specific Industry of Parent: 
telecommunications; media
Subsidy Value: 
$80,000
Program Name: 
Austin Chapter 380 Agreements
Awarding Agency: 
Austin City Manager
Type of Subsidy: 
grant
Notes: 

Subsidy value consists of $40,000 for each of the first two seasons of filming. For subsequent seasons, the producers were also awarded additional grants equal 50 percent of the sum of city sales and use taxes paid, city fees paid and $95 per employee.

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