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Christopher Mitchell is a national expert on municipal broadband and how local governments are ensuring their businesses and residents have the Internet access they need to thrive. He has worked with local governments large and small - from New York City and Seattle to small towns in dozens of states.

The video below shows some selected clips of Christopher from TV and radio interviews. Christopher also speaks to audiences at national and international conferences on challenges and opportunities around community connectivity.

If you would like to speak with Christopher regarding issues on Internet connectivity, please email broadband@muninetworks.org or call the Institute for Local Self-Reliance's Communications Specialist Jess Del Fiacco at 612-540-5997.

A recent piece from The Morning Call examined Internet access rates in Pennsylvania's Lehigh Valley using recently released American...
Electricity 2.0: Small cities rush to innovate on wifi Axios reached out to Christopher Mitchell, director of ILSR's Community Broadband...
Internet service in Marshall was slow, so the city built its own fiber-optic network The Battle Creek Enquirer interviewed Christopher...
Date: September 14th, 2018 Satellite is Not Broadband High-quality connectivity needs to be fast, affordable, and reliable. Satellite is...
Broadband Competition Quite Limited in Rochester Region, Despite Flawed Federal Statistics   The FCC’s data has confused some elected...
Statescoop delves into our recent report which finds national broadband coverage is grossly over-represented by FCC data. Christopher...

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