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Can the city of Toronto make high-speed internet more accessible? [The Big Story]

Feb 11, 2021

Earlier this month, Toronto City Council approved a plan to build its own high-speed broadband network. It’s an ambitious idea that will be tried out in three low-income neighbourhoods. The goal: to combat rising internet prices at a time when access to a good internet connection is becoming an essential need. Will it work?

 

 

Vass Bednar is executive director of McMaster University’s master of public policy in digital society 

Republished from The Big Story. Listen to the original podcast here.