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Colorado Map: Communities Opt Out of Restrictive State Law and Reclaim Local Authority

Colorado Map: Communities Opt Out of Restrictive State Law and Reclaim Local Authority

Lisa Gonzalez

January 9, 2019

Our newly updated map shows communities across Colorado are voting in favor of reclaiming local authority.  READ MORE


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Colorado Map: Communities Opt Out of Restrictive State Law and Reclaim Local Authority

Colorado Map: Communities Opt Out of Restrictive State Law and Reclaim Local Authority

Lisa Gonzalez

January 9, 2019

A total of 40 counties and 102 municipalities have now chosen local telecommunications authority by passing ballot measures to opt out of restrictive state law. Last November, 18 counties, cities, and towns voted to join the expanding list of communities opting out o  READ MORE


Video: 5G Won’t Solve Rural Connectivity Problems

Video: 5G Won't Solve Rural Connectivity Problems

Lisa Gonzalez

January 4, 2019

Ever since the term “5G” came on the scene, the big ISPs have dedicated themselves to expanding hype about what the technology will accomplish, especially in rural areas. In a recent NBC News Signal segment, Dasha Burns took a look at rura  READ MORE


Community Broadband Initiative Plans “Let’s Connect!” Speaking Tour in North Carolina

Community Broadband Initiative Plans "Let's Connect!" Speaking Tour in North Carolina

Lisa Gonzalez

January 3, 2019

If you don’t live in an urban environment, there’s a strong possibility you long for better Internet access. We’re connecting local people in several North Carolina communities with broadband experts, elected officials, and representatives from regional ISPs for a conversation on be  READ MORE


Illinois City to Expand Fiber-to-the-Home Network to Residents in 2019

Illinois City to Expand Fiber-to-the-Home Network to Residents in 2019

Hannah Bonestroo

December 28, 2018

After finishing its first phase of broadband build out covering businesses and industrial parks, Rock Falls, Illinois, will begin focusing on residential customers in early 2019. While residents living close to business areas will have early access to the gigabit fiber   READ MORE


Colorado Town Looking for Private Sector Partner to Improve Connectivity

Colorado Town Looking for Private Sector Partner to Improve Connectivity

Lisa Gonzalez

December 19, 2018

In early December, the city of Cortez, Colorado, released a request for proposals in their search for a private sector partner to help bring last mile fiber connectivity to premises throughout the community. The city is seeking a way to bring high-quality I  READ MORE


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