Petaluma free Wi-Fi finally arrives

After years of planning (at least since 2007), Petaluma, California is rolling out its free Wi-Fi service in the downtown area. Downtown businesses and local residents have been strong supporters of the free WiFi network. In the past, Petaluma had been engaged in negotiations with to bring WiFi service to the city but those led nowhere. If all goes well, the city may even install Wi-Fi access points in buses as wireless broadband is one of the most requested services on public transport.