Community Investment Incentives
Communities want and need high performance, future-proof all-fiber networks. Many are working with the Fiber Broadband Association, state broadband agencies, providers, consultants and other entities to drive investments by potential network operators — be they the local incumbent, a competitive entrant or even the community itself. Communities are creating a compendium of best practices which the Fiber Broadband Association will track and make available.
In these comments, the FTTH Council focuses on one of the two underdeveloped issues in the Public Notice of Further Inquiry: specialized services and the question of "how to maintain the investment promoting benefits of specialized services while protecting the Internet's openness."