March 2018

Sample Easement for Traversing Private Property

March 31st, 2018|Documents, Sample Legal Agreements|

WiredWest has constructed this sample Easement Agreement for use in situations where the town/MLP must place network assets, such as poles or conduit, on private property. You will need to modify the document to suit your particular needs and should seek legal counsel before finalizing an agreement. Having private property can be very difficult, but you [...]

Sample Indefeasible Right to Use (IRU) Agreement

March 31st, 2018|Documents, Sample Legal Agreements|

WiredWest has constructed this sample IRU agreement as a starting point for towns that need to use fiber network assets in an adjacent town to facilitate edge case situations. You will need to modify the document to suit your particular needs and should seek legal counsel before finalizing an agreement. DISCLAIMER:  WiredWest is [...]

June 2017

Template InterGovernmental Agreement (IGA) with Westfield G&E for Fiber Network Design and Construction

June 21st, 2017|Documents, Sample Legal Agreements|

This is a template for an InterGovernmental Agreement (IGA) with Westfield G&E for Fiber Network Design and Construction. It is based on an IGA approved by KP Law and has been accepted by WG&E. It should be customized for your town and reviewed by Town Counsel. Portions that are not necessary may be stripped out and [...]

February 2017

Suggested Wording for Warrant Article to Form MLP Board

February 27th, 2017|Documents, Sample Legal Agreements|

By law, the MLP may be governed by either a group of elected individuals (a Light Plant Board) or the Select Board, itself. Because new WiredWest MLPs will primarily be acting as cooperative members and are unlikely to take significant actions independently, it may be most efficient for the Select Board to govern directly. However, The [...]