Google Fiber "Community Connections" Promises To Hook Up Border Star Montessori To Gigabit Internets For Up To A Decade
Working on something else right now but this is interesting . . .
Here's a Google Fiber note about "Community Connections" in the aftermath of some really great Internets reporting on the digital divide . . .
News for community organizations that want a free gig
Money quote . . .
"These “Community Connections” sites have already been selected in Kansas City (Kan. and Mo.), where hundreds of nonprofits, schools and government buildings will get a free Gigabit Internet connection for a maximum of ten years."
So far . . . The Google Fiber website lists only two Kansas City "Fiberhoods" (ugh) that are up and running:
And . . .
On the bright side . . . The site tells us . . .
"Border Star Montessori has free Fiber service because Wornall Homestead reached its pre-registration goal."
So, this post is really more of a progress report . . . For now there is one Google Fiber Freebie location for
scholars students and here's hoping we'll have more soon.
Developing . . .