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Falmouth group seeks to launch locally run, fiber-optic network

By Jessica Hill / jhill@capecodonline.com Posted Feb 12, 2020 at 7:08 PM Updated Feb 13, 2020 at 6:29 AM FALMOUTH — In a survey of 378 Falmouth residents, 70% said they want better internet service, and 92% said they want…
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A new competitive network option for Falmouth Businesses

OpenCape is now offering network services designed for small businesses. In coordination with the Falmouth EDIC and the Chamber of Commerce, OpenCape has designed a new Gigabit, fiber optic based,…
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Falmouth EDIC Kicks Off Fiber-Optic Network Study

By STEVEN WITHROW Falmouth Enterprise – 12/20/2019 The Falmouth Economic Development and Industrial Corporation kicked off a six-month feasibility study that will begin next month for a community fiber-optic network…
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Video of the Survey Kickoff Meeting

FCTV recorded the Dec. 12th kickoff meeting and you can watch it here. Members of the EDIC and the Falmouth community network group talk about the need for a local…
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Kick-off meeting for network study – Dec. 12 – 6:30 PM – Falmouth Library

The Falmouth Economic Development and Industrial Corporation (EDIC) will kick off a feasibility study for a community fiber optic network for Falmouth at a public meeting on December 12 at…
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Falmouth Businesses Can Now Apply For OpenCape Service

By ELIANNA SPITZER Sep 19, 2019 After more than a year of planning, OpenCape is accepting applications for its Falmouth Business Gigabit Project, which will extend fiber-optic internet service to…
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Q & A from the Mitchell interview

We received a number of questions after this interview and answer them here. Please leave us comments if you have additional questions.

9 Bids received

We have received nine bids to our Request for Proposals for a company to do a feasibility study for the community network. This is a very good response and shows…
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Bidders for feasibility study sought

The small group that is making a case for creating a municipal high-speed fiber optic network argues that it will be faster, cheaper and more reliable than currently available options…
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Falmouth’s efforts noted on Community Networks website

The leading national organization that discusses independent community networking projects, Muninetworks.org, has just published an article entitled Support Growing for Muni Initiative in Falmouth.