Fiber-Optic Utopian Vision

Williamson, Richard
August 2010
Bond Buyer;8/3/2010, Vol. 373 Issue 33360, p9
Trade Publication
The article reports on the plan of the Utah Telecommunications Open Infrastructure Agency (Utopia) to issue up to 65 million dollar bonds to finance municipal fiber-optic cable service for businesses and homes.


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