Posts Tagged ‘municipal broadband’

New Municipal Broadband Limitations

Thursday, July 7th, 2011

One of the more controversial “local government” issues addressed by the North Carolina General Assembly this year is the proper role of municipal governments in providing cable and Internet services. This issue is not new. Several bills relating to municipal broadband service have been introduced in the General Assembly over the past few years. Furthermore, […]

No Legislative Surprises in Community and Economic Development as General Assembly Adjourns

Tuesday, July 20th, 2010

Following the 2010 session of the North Carolina General Assembly, local governments will see an essentially unchanged statutory landscape for community and economic development. Some of the highlights are discussed below.