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Massachusetts Towns (Broad)Band Together | Daily Yonder | Keep It Rural

Massachusetts Towns (Broad)Band Together | Daily Yonder | Keep It Rural | Communities in Action | Scoop.it

Middle-mile projects received most of the big broadband stimulus boost. To make it the last mile, and get service into the homes of rural residents, 47 communities in Western Massachusetts are working together.

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Broadband Lifes a Beach in Sunny Santa Monica CA

Broadband Lifes a Beach in Sunny Santa Monica CA | Communities in Action | Scoop.it

Sure Chattanooga is doing great things with a gigabit network. However, Santa Monicas no slouch in a gigabit club thats still pretty small in number but huge on community benefits. They have a 10 gigabit network!

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What a Gigabit Network Can Do? Find Out

What a Gigabit Network Can Do? Find Out | Communities in Action | Scoop.it
Two days in Chattanooga, Tenn. show how a municipal broadband network can pay dividends when community leaders focus on the applications a gigabit network can deliver and consider the long-term economic development potential.
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A Tale of Two Kansas Cities and Google

A Tale of Two Kansas Cities and Google | Communities in Action | Scoop.it
Last week I visited two Kansas Cities – in Kansas and Missouri – on a broadband site visit. When I went to Chattanooga, Tenn., I got an “after” picture of what communities can do with a gigabit.
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Wyoming Town Creates Broadband Bonanza | Daily Yonder | Keep It Rural

Wyoming Town Creates Broadband Bonanza | Daily Yonder | Keep It Rural | Communities in Action | Scoop.it

How does a town of 5000 people in a sparsely populated region get its own fiber-to-household broadband system -- WITHOUT relying on federal funding? Powell, Wyoming, is one of the great broadband success stories of the decade.

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Maryland Broadband Stimulus Project Full Steam Ahead

The main focus of todays interview is effective broadband planning. Our guest Lisa Sherwood is Program Director for the One Maryland project.
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Why Chattanooga Represents Broadband's Future

Why Chattanooga Represents Broadband's Future | Communities in Action | Scoop.it
Last September Chattanooga, Tenn.'s public utility (EPB) announced the first gigabit broadband service in the U.S.
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