The Burlington Free Press provided some great coverage of our first public meeting that was held on December 13th. Don Schramm, on of the group’s key organizers, summed up the reasoning behind keeping Burlington Telecom locally owned.

Keeping our telecom locally owned means that the jobs stay here, the money spent stays here, the profit stays here — and most importantly, the control stays here […] We will have a broadband cooperative responsible to our community needs, not the profit wants of out-of-state owners.

Read the full story from the Burlington Free Press.

By : Jason DiVece /January 03, 2013 /Burlington Telecom Co-op News /0 Comment

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