Strategies for Bringing Gigibit Broadband to Our Community

GigabitCommunities-thumbHow can Saint Paul better prepare itself for the challenging task of  building a municipal gigabit fiber network? Here are three key strategies our city could undertake that would make a big difference: (1) facilitating access to key assets such as fiber, conduit, utility poles, and real estate; (2) making useful information available to the public; and (3) streamlining and publicizing essential local processes. Read the full report for more detail.



How Do We Pay for Community Broadband?


Fast gigabit fiber internet sounds expensive, but it doesn’t have to be. Here are a few strategies that cities like Cedar Falls, Iowa, Chattanooga, Tennessee, and Santa Monica, California  have used to affordably provide fast and reliable internet to their residents.



Connect Saint Paul Literature


Interested in spreading the word about community broadband in Saint Paul? Print out the Connect Saint Paul flyer and share it with your community.