Economic Restrictions for to Connectivity emerged as an Accessible Infrastructure topic area at The People’s Roadmap Workshop – Manhattan Edition (December 7, 2017). Use this thread to continue that discussion!
Community thoughts about Current State
- End of payphones → Only people with cell phones can make calls
- “Pay for Access” on TWC wifi
- Good internet/phone/other services only accessible to people that can afford them
- Cost of mobile data
Community thoughts about Desired Future State
- Lifeline internet service for poor seniors