Boucher, Upton Back Muni Nets

August 2007
Multichannel News;8/20/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 33, p50
The article discusses the introduction of the Community Broadband Act of 2007 that promotes the deployment of municipal broadband projects in the United States. The bill, presented by House Energy and Commerce Committee members Rick Boucher and Fred Upton, highlights that cities must engage in broadband projects in a neutral manner toward the promotion of communication in the local government level. Boucher and Upton stress significance of the bill in times of disasters.


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