Bozeman’s Public-Private Approach In-Depth – Community Broadband Bits Podcast 142

Date: 17 Mar 2015 | posted in: MuniNetworks, Podcast | 0 Facebooktwitterredditmail

In Montana, local businesses and the city of Bozeman have been working on a public-private partnership approach to expanding Internet access that is likely to involve the city building an open access fiber network. We discuss their approach this week … Read More

Bill to Establish Broadband Grant Program in Montana State Legislature

Date: 22 Jan 2015 | posted in: MuniNetworks | 0 Facebooktwitterredditmail

In Missoula and Bozeman, momentum is building for improved connectivity by way of community network infrastructure. As usual, funding a municipal network is always one of the main challenges, but the state appears uninterested in helping them. State Representative Kelly … Read More

Bozeman Caps Size of Retail Stores

Date: 1 Apr 2003 | posted in: Retail | 0 Facebooktwitterredditmail

In February, the city of Bozeman, Montana, enacted an ordinance limiting retail stores to no more than 75,000 square feet. The measure makes permanent a temporary moratorium on construction of large retail stores in place for the past year. The ordinance was approved by a 3-2 vote of the City Commission and took effect on March 21.… Read More

Bozeman Weighs Economic Impact Review Ordinance

Date: 2 Mar 2002 | posted in: Retail | 0 Facebooktwitterredditmail

The Bozeman, Montana city commission is expected to vote later this month on a zoning ordinance that would require proposals for stores larger than 50,000 square feet (less than half the size of a typical Wal-Mart) to undergo an economic impact review before gaining approval. … Read More