Santa Cruz County considers sweeping new broadband deployment policies
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Streamlining tech, Santa Cruz style.
What would be one of California’s most comprehensive broadband infrastructure development policies goes before the Santa Cruz County board of supervisors on Tuesday. A report prepared by county staff recommends taking several steps to clear the way for immediate construction of broadband facilities and lay a foundation for long term infrastructure planning and deployment…
- Finalize conduit specifications in collaboration with Public Works and broadband providers.
- Work with County Counsel and Public Works to establish master lease agreements that allow the installation of broadband infrastructure on utility poles, light standards and County assets.