Items tagged "Municipal Broadband"
Public Knowledge Hails President Biden for $100 Billion Dollar Bid To Make Broadband Available and Affordable for AllMarch 31, 2021 Affordability , Affordable Broadband , Digital Divide , internet inequality , Municipal Broadband , Rural Broadband , Rural Digital Divide , Tribal Broadband
Today, President Joe Biden unveiled a massive infrastructure package that dedicates $100 billion to “bring[ing] affordable, reliable, high-speed broadband to every American.”Read More
Public Knowledge Joins Amicus Brief Asking 9th Circuit to Invalidate FCC Order Weakening Local Oversight of Small CellsJune 19, 2019 5G , amicus brief , FCC , Municipal Broadband
This week, Public Knowledge joined the Communications Workers of America (CWA) and the National Digital Inclusion Alliance in an amicus brief filing in a lawsuit against the Federal Communications Commission’s action to weaken local authority to manage streets and public property. The brief was filed in City of Portland v. FCC before the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.Read More
Net Neutrality, Munibroadband, and the SOTU Shout OutJanuary 21, 2015 Broaband Access , Broadband , FCC , Municipal Broadband , Net Neutrality
For all us telecom geeks out there, the big deal was the President’s rather brief shout out on network neutrality and municipal broadband (munibroadband). You can see the full text of the speech here. The key paragraph was almost literally a blink and you miss it:Read More