I don't know why it took our politicians so long to work this out, but at least it's done.
The first service areas will be Reisterstown, Owings Mills, and Cockeysville. I live in Towson. Rats. The Sun article reports that the full rollout to the county will be complete by 2010. Hopefully the high-speed Internet services on fiber will be available in my area before Verizon cable TV because it's the data services I'm really interested in.