Recognizing that fiber optic landline Internet access is critical public infrastructure, facilitate, advise, and oversee an egalitarian fiber optic deployment to all residents and businesses of Newport County, Rhode Island to spur economic development and increase quality of life.


"4 Terabit Internet?! Fiber Company Tour!" | Snazzy Labs with Utah Telecommunication Open Infrastructure Agency (UTOPIA) (posted )

"Why Your Internet Sucks" | Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj (posted )


"The Case for Fiber to the Home, Today: Why Fiber is a Superior Medium for 21st Century Broadband" | Electronic Frontier Foundation (posted )


  1. Ars Technica frequently covers topics related to fiber-optics deployments.
  2. Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) posts comprehensive fiber optics related articles.
  3. VICE Media's Broadband Land Project provides periodic updates.

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