Fiber optic master plan proceeds in San Leandro by Christine Book, Smart & Resilient Cities
Georgia’s rural woes a big problem awaiting next governor by Max Blau, Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Councilor starts online petition about the need for municipal broadband by G. Michael Dobbs, The Reminder
Broadband a high priority for economic development by Keith Vandervort, The Timberjay (requires subscription)
Wilson’s Gig East forum to explore future of work, innovation by Shannon Cuthrell, WRAL Techwire
“Gig East has become a forum for us to discuss emerging technology and the opportunities it presents for micropolitan communities. We are proud to be hosting our third annual event, bringing together the Triangle and Wilson communities for shared discussion.”
South Carolina public-private partnership makes economic case for broadband by Colin Demarest, Aiken Standard
Nearly 12,000 Aiken County residents lack access to even the most basic Internet service, according to a connectivity study presented in September during a Greater Aiken Chamber of Commerce breakfast forum.