$4.9 Million Will Expand Texas High-Speed Internet with Tech Support and Regional Planning
The newly awarded SBDD grant will support Connected Texas in four important areas of work including continuing collection of imperative broadband market data, centralizing and streamlining efforts to build new broadband capacity across the state, offering technical assistance to communities and providers that are expanding broadband services, and helping organize regional technology planning teams.
The ultimate goal is to help small towns like Chiren that need, but currently lack, broadband service. See: San Antonio Express-News. All Texas residents are encouraged to visit the Connected Texas website to join in this important initiative and offer feedback.
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