Topic: one-touch make-ready (OTMR)
AT&T says the FCC can help the telecom industry reduce timelines for make-ready processes by allowing new attachers to be called project managers.
San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo has left the FCC’s Broadband Development Advisory Committee (BDAC).
Congresswoman Anna Eshoo (D-Calif.) and Congressman David McKinley (R-W.V.) introduced bills to ease utility pole access and laying underground fiber.
AT&T has asked the FCC to consider a new One Touch Make Ready process.
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Google Fiber has suffered another new setback in Nashville as a federal judge nullified the city's One Touch Make Ready (OTMR) ordinance.
Google Fiber has lit up its 1 Gbps FTTH service in 3,000 multifamily communities, including a mix of apartment and condominium developments.
Verizon says revising the copper retirement process and one-touch make-ready pole attachment process would enhance broadband expansion.
Verizon says a more efficient pole attachment process will enable the service provider to more effectively expand small cells and supporting fiber.
AT&T has asked the FCC to consider a set of new targeted reforms to the current pole attachment process.