cell phone coverage should come to several areas of the state this fall where
it’s currently difficult to get a signal. The
expansion of cell service will rely on small-scale technology that can be
Speaker Shap Smith is calling on lawmakers to pass a comprehensive highway
safety bill this session. He
wants the proposal to include a ban on texting and a ban on using a hand held cell phone while driving.
VPR’s Jane Lindholm talks with the head of the Vermont Telecommunications Authority, Tom Murray, and Vermont’s Chief Technology Officer, Tom Evslin about the status of cell phone and broadband service in Vermont.