ALPHARETTA, GA. — Civitium, a consulting firm, has won a contract to work with the Downtown Phoenix Partnership on a wireless network plan.

Partners in the project include the City of Phoenix, Maricopa County and Arizona State University.

Civitium, which is based in Alpharetta, has been involved in numerous metro area wireless projects such as Philadelphia and San Francisco. Civitium will perform a study focused on technological, regulatory, political and financial challenges posed by launching of a network.