Nine Companies Express Interest In Fiber-Optic Network Feasibility Study

Nine companies have submitted proposals to conduct a municipal fiber-optic network feasibility study as of Tuesday, August 13.

The request for proposals went out last month after the Falmouth Economic Development and Industrial Corporation committed $50,000 to the study.

The study will analyze which model of community-based fiber-optic internet might fit Falmouth and how much laying the infrastructure might cost.

The feasibility study will help the town “know what the options are,” said Courtney Bird, a member of a group of concerned Falmouth residents who organized a meeting in June to gauge interest in a community-based fiber-optic network. After the meeting, they approached the EDIC with thoughts of a feasibility study. To read more of this article click here.

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