Cedar Falls Shows Long Term Muni Network Success: Community Broadband Bits Episode #75

Date: 3 Dec 2013 | posted in: MuniNetworks, Podcast | 0 Facebooktwitterredditmail

Cedar Falls Utilities operates one of the oldest community owned networks in the nation. It started as a cable network in the 90’s, upgraded to FTTH recently, and this year began offering the first citywide gigabit service in Iowa. CFU … Read More

Election Day 2013 Community Owned Network Referendum Roundup

Date: 6 Nov 2013 | posted in: MuniNetworks | 0 Facebooktwitterredditmail

Starting with the good news, voters in Colorado overwhelmingly supported municipal network intiatives. Longmont voted 2:1 in favor of bonding to fast track network expansion. We have covered this issue in great depth recently. Read all of our coverage of … Read More

Small Iowa Town’s Telecom Utility Long Time Coming: Broadband Bits #53

Date: 8 Jul 2013 | posted in: information, MuniNetworks | 0 Facebooktwitterredditmail

Waverly, a town of 10,000 in Iowa, decided to create a city owned telecommunications utility with a successful referendum vote in 2000 but has only recently decided to move forward with a major investment to offer services. Mike Litterer, Interim … Read More

Waverly Waits 13 Years to Build Fiber Network – Community Broadband Bits Episode #53

Date: 2 Jul 2013 | posted in: MuniNetworks, Podcast | 0 Facebooktwitterredditmail

Waverly, a town of 10,000 in Iowa, decided to create a city owned telecommunications utility with a successful referendum vote in 2000 but has only recently decided to move forward with a major investment to offer services. Mike Litterer, Interim … Read More

1 3 4 5 6 7 8