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CPUC officially grants $10 million to Digital 395 for completion

As expected, the California Public Utilities Commission did vote to approve $10 million in state money to Digital 395 to complete the fiber optic line project. Originally, California Broadband Cooperative, the owner of Digital 395, received roughly $20 million from the State and $80 million in federal stimulus funds. According to the PUC resolution approving […]

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Mono Supervisors: broadband, Digital 395, interim CAO

In a special meeting Tuesday, the Mono Supervisors were expected to approve a letter to the Public Utility Commission complaining that Verizon failed to meet the deadline to provide broadband internet service to Crowley Lake and Swall Meadows. Last August the California Public Utilities Commission adopted a resolution which granted Verizon $286,398 to buy equipment […]

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CPUC orders broadband for Swall, Crowley

According to Swall Meadows resident, Stephen Kalish, the California Public Utilities Commission voted last week to require Verizon to provide high speed broadband to the communities of Swall Meadows and Crowley Lake.  Kalish said the PUC ordered Verizon to use its existing fiber optic  cable between Bishop and Mammoth Lakes to serve Swall and Crowley […]

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