Monthly Archive for: ‘July, 2015’

August 7th Public Outreach Meeting

The next public outreach meeting for the Broadband Alliance of Mendocino County will be held:

Friday, August 7, 2015
10:00 – 11:30 a.m.

Special Guests:  Ft. Bragg City Council Chair Scott Dietz (call-in), Mitch Drake (call-in), MCOE superintendent Warren Galletti

Please note the temporary location change:

Economic Development & Financing Corporation – Conference Room 2
631 South Orchard Ave, Ukiah, CA
(map and directions)

New Dial In Number:   (641) 715-3341

Participant Access Code: 108 1131#

CPUC holds Public Participation Hearing regarding the transfer of Verizon landline assets to Frontier Communications

July 15, 2015

The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) recently held the first of a series of Public Participation Hearings (PPHs) regarding the sale of Verizon Landline assets in California to Frontier Communications.  CPUC Commissioner Catherine Sandoval is personally traveling around the state for these hearings and to hear directly from residents about their concerns. Read about the first of these hearings that was held on July 6th at the Benbow Inn in Humboldt County.

ATT meets with Broadband Alliance and county officials

July 15th, 2015  

Broadband Alliance of Mendocino County (BAMC) held a meeting with AT&T and various county participants to discuss concerns relating to the fiber outage last year, network redundancy, and the establishment of an improved communication process between the county and AT&T.   Read the press release

Broadband – Cable or Wireless?

The Mendocino Coast Broadband Alliance (MCBA) President Shirley Freriks recently submitted an article to the Fort Bragg Advocate News to discuss the topic of Cable or Wireless for home broadband connections.

MCBA letter to the editor