Prague municipal wireless network gets green light from EU

The European Commission has approved the use of public funds for Prague’s municipal wireless network and ruled that these do not constitute state aid. Unfortunately, the network can be used only to serve the public sector (municipal purposes). The European Commission has approved the use of public funds for Prague’s municipal wireless network and ruled […]

Flagstaff, Arizona issues RFP for citywide Wi-Fi mesh network

Flagstaff, Arizona has issued a request for proposals (RFP) for a citywide Wi-Fi mesh network that will be used both for public Internet access and municipal purposes. Like the Albuquerque RFP, the Flagstaff request wants a private company that will pay for and own the network. Flagstaff, Arizona has issued a request for proposals (RFP) […]

Ocean City, New Jersey explores municipal wireless

Ocean City, New Jersey hosted an all-day workshop led by Jonathan Baltuch, founder of MRI (the consultant to the St. Cloud, Florida wireless broadband project). The purpose of the workshop was to develop a business plan for municipal wireless broadband service throughout the city. Representatives of the city government, business organizations, local utilities, the library, […]