The Official Launch of the Ammon Fiber Utility

Today Next Century Cities helped celebrate the official launch of Ammon, Idaho’s fiber utility service. The city’s fiber network is the first of its kind, and put the Idaho town on the front lines of global infrastructure innovation and economic development.   Ammon...

The Launch of the Ammon Fiber Utility

  The Launch of the Ammon Fiber Utility   Thursday, October 5, 2017 Ammon, Idaho   Hosted by the City of Ammon In Partnership With Next Century Cities   Find the day’s agenda here. Learn about the #AmmonModel! This one day event brought together representatives...

Ammon, ID

Mayor Dana Kirkham On Ammon: “Fast, affordable and reliable Internet service is an essential part of any municipality. It has become the town square where people come to organize, get educated, and participate in their community.” On Next Century Cities: “Next Century...

Why Ammon, Idaho Is a Model for Improving Broadband Access

  Ammon, Idaho’s municipal fiber network has drawn national attention for its unique build-out and operation. Next Century Cities is excited to join with the Institute of Local Self Reliance (ILSR) to release a new video profile about Ammon’s cutting-edge network and...

Introducing Ammon, ID – Spotlight City!

Next Century Cities is committed to helping lift up the stories of its partner communities and sharing their successes. To do that, Next Century Cities is proud to feature regular Spotlight Cities, a feature in which cities can share their experiences in bringing...

Ammon explores citywide fiber optic connections

AMMON, Idaho – The city of Ammon said it plans to open its fiber optic network to innovators and could even install fiber optic connections in individual homes. The city will select a handful of homes for a pilot program next month…