Alternet Features ILSR Experts in Story on the Power of Local Economies

Date: 7 Feb 2018 | 0 Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestmail

With the abdication of local economic revitalization at the federal level (and at some state levels), national media outlets are increasingly looking to local solutions. It didn’t take Alternet freelance reporter Valerie Vande Panne to find the Institute for Local Self-Reliance and our experts.

For her story Vande Panne discussed these issues with Christopher Mitchell, Community Broadband Networks initiative director, and Olivia LaVecchia, Community-Scaled Economy research associate.… Read More

Alternet Details the Rise in Municipal Broadband Networks, Interviews ILSR Expert

Date: 15 Jan 2018 | posted in: Media Coverage, MuniNetworks | 0 Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestmail

In the News: Christopher Mitchell January 15th, 2018 Media Outlet: Alternet Cities and states across the country are angry at the Federal Communications Commission’s plan to repeal net neutrality protections guaranteeing Americans access to an Internet unthrottled by giant Internet companies. This decision comes … Read More