At-large Councilors Ayanna Pressley and Felix Arroyo say that rather than just let old payphones collect trash and rust, the city should use them to set up free wireless zones.
The councilors say Boston could use more places where people could get online for free:
There is a digital divide between different demographics and socioeconomic levels and such a program would expand access to the internet for more Boston residents.
The two will ask the full council tomorrow to approve a hearing on whether Boston could follow New York with a pilot of free, anonymous WiFi.
Think the mayor would WiFi this WiFi idea?
In the Boston Store:
Officially licensed Boston Red Sox resin baseball glove ornament. Each ornament comes with a...
$8.90 - Learn more / Buy
2017 Calendar featuring beautiful full color photographed images for every month of the year....
STURDY CARDBOARD BOX PACKING on all of our wall calendars. Beware of low priced calendar merchants...