Google Fiber halts expansion

By October 26, 2016Uncategorized
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PORTLAND — The final curtain may have dropped on Portland’s Google Fiber hopes.

In a blog post today, Craig Barratt, senior vice president at Google parent company Alphabet and CEO of Access, the business unit responsible for the Fiber program, outlined changes in the business that include a halt on work for “potential fiber cities.”

“For most of our ‘potential Fiber cities’ — those where we’ve been in exploratory discussions — we’re going to pause our operations and offices while…