A lot has been made of Missoula's bid to win the love and affection—and experimental high-speed broadband network—of Google. To help spur this burgeoning effort, a grassroots effort called Google Fiber for Missoula has scheduled a noon rally for Saturday at Caras Park.
Attendees are encouraged to bring signs. Someone will video the event for posterity — and to support the city's campaign.
In the meantime, Mayor Engen's holding a forum on the topic tonight, Thursday, from 5:30 to 7 p.m., at City Council Chambers, 140 W. Pine St.