In limited areas throughout Houston, free wireless public access is provided through both WiMax and WiFi network access service areas. The City of Houston is using grant funds and excess network capacity to provide community broadband services in 10 Houston Neighborhoods.
Free Wireless Broadband Service
In each of WeCAN's designated neighborhoods, up to 25 WiFi Zones are placed primarliy in highly populated areas.
The service is provided through high powered outdoor WiFi access points that allow the user to connect to the Internet with any compatible WiFi device.
Users can extend the range of the WiFi service with WiFi modems or other consumer premise equipment.
To find a location where you may access WiFi near you visit any of the neighborhood links below: