From their article/story:
PORTLAND, OR 2007-07-02
It's been about six months since MetroFi first started building a free wi-fi network in Portland. So far, antennas have been installed across about one fifth of the city. By this time next year, the company says the whole city will be wireless. But the question is: How's it going? Can you surf the web from a street corner or log-on from home? Kristian Foden-Vencil dragged his laptop downtown to find out.
“But not everybody has had such a positive experience. “–REALLY? There is a Metrofi node directly outside my apartment and no signal inside. On Saturday, I was at the Rogue Brewery with Eric Diamonds and Enigma. There was a node right there, we were outside, and Enigma had the new Iphone- ONE Bar… I vote to fire these people and give the money to Project/Personal Telco!
If you want to check the nodes where you live (and comment on your reception), go here: