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Roland Park Civic League to hold public meeting about broadband
Roland Park Civic League to hold public meeting about broadband

The Roland Park Civic League has scheduled a public meeting March 14 to talk about options — or lack thereof — for broadband Internet connectivity in north Baltimore. "There is so little competition and we suffer in price because of that," said league president Phil Spevak. He said the goal of the broadband initiative is to try to convince more providers to bring broadband service to the city, particularly Verizon, which offers FiOS, a high-speed, fiber optic service in Baltimore County, but not in the city. Verizon has been criticized in recent years by the City Council, Progressive Maryland and other critics, who say the company is dragging its feet because it...

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