Project Reference Information
WiredWest Town Meeting Documents
- Recommended Warrant Article for the creation of a Municipal Lighting Plant (PDF)
- WiredWest & Municipal Lighting Plant information sheet for distribution at town meetings and information sessions
- America’s Broadband Major, Graham Richard Graham Richard speaks to WiredWest about the importance of high performance broadband to job retention, job growth and economic development for a region.
- WiredWest: Fiber Now! Local residents, businesspeople, educators, legislators and community leaders talk about the challenges for Western Massachusetts of inadequate broadband – and the possibilities that a state-of-the-art fiber-to-the-home network would offer.
- Massachusetts Towns Form WiredWest Cooperative Video of the August 13, 2011 official formation of the WiredWest Cooperative.
- WiredWest on WGBY’s Connecting Point WiredWest Executive Committee members Monica Webb and Steve Nelson interviewed about the project on WGBY’s Connecting Point.
Fiber-optic and municipal network information
Following is information on fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) and municipal networks – and their benefits to communities.
- What is fiber-to-the-home? (Video)
- How FTTH enhances local economic development (Video)
- Publicly-owned networks report
- Nonprofit networks solve rural broadband problem