Toledo, Ohio, issues RFP for citywide wireless network

Toledo, Ohio, has issued an RFP for proposals to build out an 88-square mile city-wide high-speed wireless network. Mayor Carty Finkbeiner announced the plan at a news conference Wednesday.Toledo, Ohio, has issued an RFP for proposals to build out an 88-square mile city-wide high-speed wireless network. Mayor Carty Finkbeiner announced the plan at a news […]

Long Island wireless RFP released

The Counties of Suffolk and Nassau, New York have issued a joint RFP for a large wireless broadband network. Responses are due on 19 March 2007. The Counties issued an RFI last July and received 14 responses. Below are details from the press release issued by the counties on 17 January 2007. The Counties of […]

Detailed analysis of EarthLink-San Francisco muni WiFi contract

This is a detailed breakdown of the EarthLink – San Francisco proposed muni WiFi contract. This is the longest post I have ever done on Muniwireless, but I think it may also be one of the most important ones on this site. I have spent the better part of a rainy Amsterdam afternoon and evening […]

Riverside, California issues RFP for citywide Wi-Fi network

On April 25, 2006, the city council of Riverside, California (86 square miles; pop. 300,000) unanimously approved the release of an RFP for a citywide Wi-Fi network. The city will use the network for municipal purposes (meter reading, code enforcement, utilities, mobile office for its employees, public safety) and public access. Bidders must propose a […]

Grand Rapids RFP update: AT&T and Clearwire are bidders

Grand Rapids, Michigan has closed the 12-week RFP process. They are looking for a vendor to construct a privately owned and operated outdoor wireless broadband network that will provide wireless service within the city’s 45 square miles. The city is hopeful that the selected vendor will be able to offer a low-cost solution for providing […]