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Report: Minnesota Communities and Local Providers Build Diverse Solutions for Affordable, Reliable Internet Access

Report: Minnesota Communities and Local Providers Build Diverse Solutions for Affordable, Reliable Internet Access

Ry Marcattilio-McCracken

July 29, 2021

Our new report Minnesota Broadband: Land of 10,000 Connectivity Solutions showcases the diverse range of approaches communities and local ISPs have taken to expand affordable, high-quality Internet access in Minnesota.  READ MORE


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Report: Minnesota Communities and Local Providers Build Diverse Solutions for Affordable, Reliable Internet Access

Report: Minnesota Communities and Local Providers Build Diverse Solutions for Affordable, Reliable Internet Access

Ry Marcattilio-McCracken

July 29, 2021

Our new report Minnesota Broadband: Land of 10,000 Connectivity Solutions showcases the diverse range of approaches communities and local Internet Service Providers (ISPs) have taken to expand affordable, high-quality Internet access in Minnesota. It includes a series of case studies  READ MORE


Report Highlights Diverse Community-Led Solutions for Expanding Internet Access in Minnesota

Report Highlights Diverse Community-Led Solutions for Expanding Internet Access in Minnesota

Jess Del Fiacco

July 29, 2021

Minneapolis, Minn. (July 29, 2021) - A new report from the Institute for Local Self-Reliance (ILSR) showcases the diverse range of approaches Minnesota communities and local Internet Service Providers (ISPs) have taken to expand affordable, high-quality Internet access. It includes  READ MORE


Policy Brief: The Problem(s) of Broadband in America

Policy Brief: The Problem(s) of Broadband in America

Sean Gonsalves

July 7, 2021

It has become a truism that high speed Internet connectivity in a 21st century economy is not a mere luxury, but a necessity, nearly as important as electricity. Yet, a common misunderstanding of exactly where the digital divide is located  READ MORE


PCMag’s Fastest ISPs in America List Once Again Proves the Value of Cities Investing in Internet Infrastructure

PCMag’s Fastest ISPs in America List Once Again Proves the Value of Cities Investing in Internet Infrastructure

Ry Marcattilio-McCracken

June 30, 2021

After three years in a row with similar results, PCMag’s “Fastest ISPs in America” for 2021 analysis shows a clear trend: community owned and/or operated broadband infrastructure supports networks which, today, handily beat the huge monopoly Internet Service Providers (ISPs) - cable and tel  READ MORE


Municipal Broadband Advocates Win Major Victory in Ohio

Municipal Broadband Advocates Win Major Victory in Ohio

Sean Gonsalves

June 29, 2021

Municipal broadband advocates in Ohio realized a major victory today when a bipartisan House and Senate conference committee released the final version of their state budget plan that added $250 million to expand broadband access in the Buckeye State and  READ MORE


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