Overcome local barriers to deployment and adoption
Background: The policies, ordinances and procedures of
cities and counties, can have a large impact on the ability to deploy
Goal: Catalogue the policies, ordinances and procedures
common to local jurisdictions, and recommend solutions while protecting the
interests of cities and counties.
Members: representatives from wireless and wireline broadband providers, the
California Emerging Technology Fund, local and county governments, and members
of the public.
County of Santa Cruz Information Services, Planning, and Public Works
departments have been working on administrative and planning initiatives to
increase broadband infrastructure. They include:
- Dig once ordinance
- Draft conduit specifications, draft master lease agreement, and proposed telecommunications infrastructure ordinance