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Survey Shows Community Fiber Optic Network Fits Falmouth

By BRAD COLE Feb 14, 2020 A survey of 378 Falmouth residents suggests Falmouth is well-suited for an alternative broadband provider, such as one through a community fiber optic network. That was the message from preliminary results of a feasibility study of a community high speed network that CCG Consultants is conducting. The Economic Development…
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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 more options for their service. The feasibility survey, conducted by Doug Dawson of CCG Consulting, revealed that many residents are unhappy with their current internet…
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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 for Falmouth with a public meeting last week, December 12, at the Falmouth Public Library. At the meeting, which drew about 50 people, Douglas Dawson,…
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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 about 100 businesses along Main Street. The online application portal opened at 10 AM Thursday, September 19. The network extension allows OpenCape to deliver “a…
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Falmouth EDIC Approves Funds For Fiber Optic Network Study

• By ELIANNA SPITZER Falmouth Enterprise, Tuesday, June 11, 2019 Members of Falmouth Economic Development and Industrial Corporation (EDIC) has voted to commit funds to further explore the idea of creating a community-based fiber optic network. The board unanimously approved a motion, committing $50,000. The vote came during the EDIC’s meeting on Tuesday, June 11.…
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