Share on StockTwits

In a few years time, when you come to retire in Portland , chances are that you will be able to subscribe to Google Fiber. Earlier this week, the city took another step in allowing Google to expand its gigabit fiber network to “fiberhoods” in the city by approving a franchise agreement with the company. Portland is part of Google’s wider expansion plan for Fiber, which it announced this February . Unlike other franchise in the city, Google will not have to serve every neighborhood but will get to pick its own “fiberhoods” based on local demand, just like it did in its pilot markets around Kansas City .

“Portland Gets One Step Closer To Getting Google Fiber” is categorized as “science and technology”. This video was licensed from Grab Networks. For additional video content, click the “video” tab at the top of this page.

Get Analysts' Upgrades and Downgrades via Email - Stay on top of analysts' coverage with Analyst Ratings Network's FREE daily email newsletter that provides a concise list of analysts' upgrades and downgrades. Click here to register now.