MELISSA – A potential internet provider has expressed interest in finding out whether Melissa is a market that could support the level of investment required to justify higher speed internet.
In response to this inquiry, the city sent a brief survey to some residents on behalf of a company.
The broadband provider, which has chosen to remain anonymous, requested the city’s help gathering information so that it could make a more informed business decision.
A link to the survey was emailed to residents of the Magnolia Ridge, Trails of Melissa, Hunter’s Creek, North Creek and Liberty subdivisions.
City Manager Jason Little admits that some residents have expressed frustration about certain areas of the city having better internet service than others.
However, city government cannot create its own internet infrastructure. Instead, it