Harbor Area Broadband Team Joins New Technology Enhancement Program

HARBOR Inc. teams up with Connect Michigan in a plan for building a technology-ready community Harbor Springs, MI (December 20, 2011)– HARBOR Inc.’s Broadband Team has joined forces with Connect Michigan by enrolling in the Connected community certification program, an initiative that offers a comprehensive way to bridge the digital divide impacting many communities including the Harbor Springs area by building …

Connect Minnesota Releases New Broadband Availability Report

Access the Findings ST. PAUL, MN (December 20, 2011) – Today, Connect Minnesota released an assessment of broadband availability in Minnesota in a report titled, Broadband Availability in Minnesota: Measuring Progress. This report, which is available online, outlines the statewide results of a broadband inventory with the aim of sparking stakeholder discussions on key policy goals and strategies to expand and …

Lyon County Joins Innovative Broadband Expansion Effort

Leaders enlist in Nevada’s Connected program to bridge technology gap, boost economy, and quality of life YERINGTON, NV (December 19, 2011) – Lyon County leaders are taking a new step toward job growth and better quality of life in west central Nevada. The region has now been enrolled in an innovative program that is designed to increase access, adoption, and …

Gillespie County Joins Innovative Broadband Expansion Effort

GILLESPIE COUNTY, TX (December 19, 2011)  – Gillespie County leaders are now the first in the state to enroll their community in an innovative program that seeks to boost the local economy and quality of life for residents though increased access, adoption, and use of broadband.   Staff from Connected Texas, the statewide nonprofit promoting broadband expansion, are leading Gillespie …

ConnectKentucky, AT&T Foundation Donate Computers to Area Organizations

Four nonprofits serve vulnerable populations FRANKLIN, Ky. (December 15, 2011) – Four Frankfort Kentucky area organizations serving children or disadvantaged individuals or families got an early holiday treat recently with the donation of five refurbished computers from ConnectKentucky through a grant from the AT&T Foundation. The Franklin County organizations receiving the computers are PUSH Early Childhood Development Center, Franklin County …

Michigan CBC Continues the Work of Leveraging Technology as a Platform for Innovation

Lansing, MI (December 14, 2011) – The Michigan Collaborative Broadband Committee (CBC) is set for another informative meeting on December 15. The CBC is a group of representatives from K-12 education, higher education, broadband service providers, non-profits, tourism, business, agriculture, government, and other organizations that have an interest in improving Michigan’s broadband availability and encouraging meaningful adoption. In June, Connect …