Broadband rollout gets local workshops in Montana – Missoula: Dec. 6, 6:30 p.m. Double Tree Hotel, 100 Madison St.
December 6 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
With one out of every four Montanans lacking an internet subscription of any kind, the state Department of Administration is researching where to deploy $266 million from the federal American Rescue Plan Act for improving broadband service.broad
The map allows people to search by address, provider, area or download capacity across the United States. Find it at broadbandmap.fcc.gov/home. For served locations, it can show the type of technology (copper wire/fiber optic cable/satellite) up- and download speed capability and local service providers available.
The town hall meetings in Missoula as well as Butte, Havre and Miles City will bring together community leaders, internet service providers, stakeholder groups, school, library and health care workers and the general public for review of grant proposals and next review steps.
- December 6
- 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm