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Timnath has begun to discover how town can present its personal high-speed Web service, and it’s looking for residents’ assist.

Timnath’s residents authorized a poll measure in April’s election, permitting metropolis officers to discover growing their very own municipal broadband service, equivalent to Fort Collins, Loveland and different close by communities.

Unofficial outcomes posted on April 5 present the poll query goes via an enormous margin: 1,049 to 374.

Extra:Jonestown, Timnath, Wellington and Windsor 2022 election outcomes What else to know?

Town instructed residents in its e mail e-newsletter final week that officers “have begun steps to develop a plan to carry higher high-speed web to town.”

Their first step is asking residents for assist.

Officers need residents to conduct Web pace assessments of their properties and companies to higher perceive what’s wanted to construct municipal broadband and assist collect info for potential grant functions, in response to the e-newsletter.

Residents ought to entry the Larimer County Web Connection Velocity ​​Check by visiting https://speedtest.larimer.org/.

The four-step pace take a look at will ask a number of questions concerning the Web connection earlier than beginning the take a look at. Outcomes for your entire county may be seen on the interactive map.

Sadie Swanson covers public security, felony justice, Larimer County authorities and extra all through northern Colorado. You possibly can ship your story concepts to him at sswanson@coloradoan.com or on Twitter @sadyswan. Assist his and different Colorado journalists’ work by buying a digital subscription as we speak.



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