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Broadband cooperatives could be the overlooked solution to rural America's internet woes

by • 2 years ago

As the FCC eases restrictions on big carriers upgrading outdated infrastructure, a new report makes a case for community-led broadband.

Municipal broadband advocates cry foul amid Seattle mayoral race

by • 2 years ago

As the city takes another look at municipal broadband, the region's dominant internet service providers put their money behind the candidate who would oppose government's entrance to the market.

How cities can strike smarter deals with private broadband network providers

by • 3 years ago

A group of community broadband advocates argue cities can work successfully with companies to build municipal networks, but need to carefully structure their deals.

Deadline looms for Missouri bill to set municipal broadband strictures

by • 4 years ago

State Rep. Lyndall Fraker's amendment to a piece of unrelated legislation has drawn fire from community-owned broadband advocates.

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