California broadband grant proposed for FTTH in Nicasio
broadband, casf, cpuc, inyo, public policy
Click for a bigger picture.
The western Marin County town of Nicasio is in the hunt for for a $1.7 million grant from the California Advanced Services Fund (CASF) to build a fiber to the home broadband system. The application was submitted by Inyo Networks, which is involved in several pending CASF project proposals as well as the already operating Digital 395 system. According to the publicly posted summary…
The area is fully “wireline unserved” by the [incumbent telephone company] and is not served by a cable television service provider alternative either.