MCNC and Advantage West hosted an information session in Franklin, NC to update local leaders on the progress of the funding and construction of a fiber optic "middle mile" in the far western counties in North Carolina with the goal of fostering economic development in the region.
Several people, including Joe Freddoso, Ken Maxwell and Cecil Groves spoke about the ongoing efforts to establish a fiber optic "middle mile in North Carolina, with a focus on the far western counties represented by Advantage West. It was mainly an information session.
I have the full video of the meeting and a few photos I took during the meeting below:
Here is a short video that gives an overview of the program: