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Mayors: Don't Miss Your City's Share of Billions for Broadband

September 12, 2022

America's gearing up to make its largest – and almost certainly last – investment in broadband. By default, most of that money is set to flow away from urban areas. Mayors can and should get their share to connect constituents.

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Broadband.money partners with Nokia to enable speedy broadband grant applications

September 07, 2022

Broadband.money and Nokia will help local broadband providers connect unserved and underserved communities.

Sarah Lai Stirland

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Detroit residents to conduct their own broadband audit after historic outage

August 30, 2022

Broadband.money is working to help local communities win and defend their share of broadband grant funding.

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BEAD Grant Applications are Now Open for Local Providers

July 19, 2022

On behalf of the Broadband.money and Ready teams, we are thankful you are undertaking the quest to help end the digital divide once and for all. Enrollment is now open for local providers intending to pursue BEAD grants. Get Started on BEAD, Middle Mile, Digital Equity, and Tribal Broadband Grants.

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Why Ready Speed Rank?

July 15, 2022

Identifying unserved and underserved communities is the central challenge for policymakers when deciding where to allocate federal broadband funding flowing from the BEAD grants. The Ready Speed Rank pinpoints unserved and underserved communities.

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Contents of NTIA’s Middle Mile Grant Program application

July 14, 2022

Needed elements include executive summary, overview, Level of Need Narrative, government and community involvement section, and binding commitment to prioritize at least one of the program's objectives.

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Wireless infrastructure part of fiber-fed future, says NTIA official at rural summit

July 05, 2022

The industry as a whole, including wireless and fiber providers, will benefit from the Commerce Department's broadband deployment under the bipartisan infrastructure law.

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Local ISPs: Get Ready for Starlink!

August 24, 2021

Starlink brings to today’s telecom what Chicxulub Impactor brought to life forms around the time it decided to drop in on Earth. Some unfortunate ISPs are going to die very sudden deaths. Others will die over the coming months and years. Yet thousands of today’s ISPs will carry on, and some among them will thrive.

Jase Wilson

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The Local ISP's Guide to the CARES Act

July 02, 2021

Local ISPs: we wrote this guide for you in the hopes it helps in some way as you navigate the new reality. Please keep fighting the good fight to get and keep your subscribers connected to strong internet during this unprecedented crisis.

Jase Wilson

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