Originally Posted by Pants
Is this going to be for KCK only for now? Any chance it will spread into surrounding suburbs?
It's all going to depend on the local governments.
Google (or anybody for that matter) is only as good as their right-of-way agreements.
Their opening statement about looking at utility poles suggests they've already failed to secure underground conduit.
If the entrenched cable and telephone companies are successful in lobbying the local governments, Google won't be able to do anything.