In a related matter, the Citizens Action Council voted in April to endorse the fiber project, said President Joe Dennis. The group is a nonprofit neighborhood organization primarily of north Lafayette residents.The Citizens Action Council is a neighborhood improvement group that has been meeting for 14 years, and Mr. Joe Dennis is its president.
"The group decided that, particularly for young people, that would be good for them," he said. "I think fiber will make it easier for poorer kids to have access to the Internet."
Monday, May 16, 2005
Here's another bit that threatened to slip into the never-never land of forgotten drafts. Back when the push poll hit it overshadowed the announcement of the Citizens Action Council endorsement of the the Fiber to the Home project. Here is how it was reported in the Advertiser at the time: