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Northampton residents overwhelmingly support municipal broadband

Nearly four hours into a lengthy City Council meeting Thursday night, Mayor David Narkewicz reported a set of preliminary statistics from the broadband survey sent to city residents and voters. 2800 residents returned residential surveys, which is 25% of Northampton households. Design Nine, which conducted the survey for the City, reports typical response rates are …

Mayor Narkewicz proposes feasibility study for Northampton community network

Great news! After nearly a year of effort and much coalition building, Northampton Mayor David Narkewicz has added money to the city’s capital improvement plan to study the feasibility of a community network for Northampton. It was announced in a couple of places, including Facebook. The money is requested for fiscal year 2020. We believe …

Surveys completed and sent to Mayor Narkewicz

We achieved something of a milestone today: completing business and residential surveys that we hope Northampton Mayor David Narkewicz will use to survey both communities. The business survey was vetted with Suzanne Beck, executive director of the Greater Northampton Chamber of Commerce and its Economic Development Committee. The city’s Chief Information Officer, Antonio Pagan, was …