Easement request to bury fiber optics
By Ken Anderson
postponed by Vilas forestry panel
An easement request along 1.8 miles of Vilas County Forest road to bury a fiber-optic cable was postponed by the county Foresty & Land Committee last week after it was learned the county’s forest plan suggests a per-foot fee be charged for utility easements.
According to county forest Administrator Larry Stevens, the easement would be to serve one ChoiceTel customer for faster and more reliable Internet service.
“This would be from Star Lake Road north to