Applied Communications will be working with Tetra Tech on the lastest update of the Montana Broadband map. AppCom will be overseeing community outreach to encourage Montana residents to take the broadband speed test. The speed test is a valuable tool to verify data for the map. To take the speed test or view the interactive broadband mapping tool for Montana visit:
2) City of Choteau Zoning Update
The City of Choteau, MT of has contracted with AppCom to update their zoning ordinance. Bob Horne has met with the Planning Board to develop a review draft chapters of the new regulations. The review draft is on the city web site at: www.cityofchoteau-mt.gov. The City is seeking input and will be conducting a workshop on March 5 from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm. An article from the Choteau Acantha regarding the update is posted in the document section of this web site.
3) Whitefish Legacy Partners
Applied Communications is working with Whitefish Legacy Partners to submit a proposal for a public recreation easement for the for the Spencer Lake, Beaver Lakes, and Swift Creek state trust lands. Public meetings on the proposal will be scheduled in the spring of 2012. Whitefish Legacy Parnters has worked closely with the City of Whitefish and the MT Department of Natural Resources to construct the initial stages of the Whitefish Trail. (http://www.whitefishlegacy.org/)
Check back for updates on these and other projects.