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Broadband is Affordable Infrastructure (Fact Sheet)

Broadband is Affordable Infrastructure (Fact Sheet)

Lisa Gonzalez

February 21, 2019

Local governments spend billions on all sorts of infrastructure every year to advance the public good for their communities. We've developed a fact sheet to compare how fiber network infrastructure compares to other public investments.  READ MORE


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City’s Fiber Network Boosts Competition, Internet Access for Residents

City's Fiber Network Boosts Competition, Internet Access for Residents

Lisa Gonzalez

March 6, 2019

Idaho Falls residents in select areas are now able to tap into fast, affordable, reliable connectivity through their city’s fiber optic network. Idaho Falls Fiber (IFF) and Idaho Falls Power (IFP) recently announced that premises in three residential areas of t  READ MORE


Baby Step Toward Restoring Local Authority in Arkansas

Baby Step Toward Restoring Local Authority in Arkansas

Lisa Gonzalez

February 27, 2019

Earlier this month, we learned about a Senate bill in the Arkansas State Legislature that, in it’s original form, would have rescinded state restrictions preventing many municipalities from improving local connectivity. After amendments, SB 150 lost most of its effectiveness, but the bil  READ MORE


Rescheduled Event: Broadband Documentary Screening on March 26th

Rescheduled Event: Broadband Documentary Screening on March 26th

Lisa Gonzalez

February 26, 2019

Winter has not been kind this year. In addition to interrupting our kids’ learning with numerous snow days, stranding the Minnesota office in our homes due to dangerously cold weather, and interrupting our typically prolific workflow with day after day o  READ MORE


Broadband is Affordable Infrastructure (Fact Sheet)

Broadband is Affordable Infrastructure (Fact Sheet)

Lisa Gonzalez

February 21, 2019

Local governments spend billions on all sorts of infrastructure every year to advance the public good for their communities. Roads and bridges keep day-to-day activity moving. Investments such as water and sewer infrastructure keep cities clean and livable. Fiber infrastructure  READ MORE


Local Electric Cooperative Provides Broadband in Missouri’s Bootheel

Local Electric Cooperative Provides Broadband in Missouri's Bootheel

Lisa Gonzalez

February 18, 2019

Missouri’s Bootheel is the ultimate southeast corner of the state, extending south and surrounded on three sides by lands in Arkansas, Tennessee, and a smattering of Kentucky. The area’s known for having fertile soil and vibrant agriculture but now that Pemiscot-Dunklin Electric Coope  READ MORE


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