Beaver Island Telecommunications Advisory Committee Meeting

When:
April 29, 2020 @ 5:00 pm America/Detroit Timezone
2020-04-29T17:00:00-04:00
2020-04-29T17:15:00-04:00
Where:
Beaver Island Community School
37895 Kings Highway
Beaver Island, MI, 49782
USA
Cost:
0
Contact:
Kitty McNamara
2314482014

The Joint Township Telecommunications Advisory Committee will conduct a special meeting using the Zoom video confrence platform.  An Agenda  and conference access info are below. The committee is now working on two main projects: the first is to bring pools of high speed service to key locations on the island and the second is investigating how the island could bring itself broadband service competitive with that being offered on the near-shore mainland. 

 

The Committee’s meetings are open to the public.  You can learn more about the committee’s work at its website.

The members of the committee are:

Kevin Boyle – Chair
Kitty McNamara – Vice-Chair
Theresa McDonough – Secretary
Wil Cwkiel
Gary Conant
Neal Green

 

Special Meeting

St. James & Peaine Township

Joint Telecommunications Advisory Committee

 

Date: Wednesday, April 29, 2020 @ 5:00 p.m.

Meeting by teleconference and videoconference

 

Agenda

Approval of Agenda

 

Approval of Minutes

 

Updates/Discussion on the Following:

·        Beaver Island Broadband Consortium Update

o   Review draft Consortium Agreement

o   Build-out timeline

·        COVID-19 Driven and Other Funding Options

·        Next steps with Great Lakes Energy

·        Tower Lease Options

·        Roundtable on network performance for Work (and School) from Home

 

Set date for next meeting

Other business as may come before the committee

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