WASHINGTON (Nexstar) -- Unable to unite his own party behind the $3.5 trillion "human infrastructure" plan, PresidentJoe Biden is making that pitch directly to Americans...Biden also wants to pass a traditional infrastructure proposal to repair roads, bridges and public transport, as well as improve rural broadband and fix lead-leaching water pipes.
Some communities on the South Shore – including Quincy, Weymouth and Milton – are exploring the potential of making broadband internet a public utility, lumping it in with the long-considered-essential public services of water, electricity and sewer.
I am grateful for the many endorsements from unions, the DFL, and fellow public servants I have worked with in areas such as public utilities, economic development, housing, broadband, and the equitable distribution of federal funds ... BROADBAND ... PUBLIC UTILITIES.
SpaceX has launched 1,740 Starlink satellites to date, and the network has more than 100,000 users in 14 countries who are participating in a public beta, with service priced at $99 a month. Airlines work with satellite broadband providers for inflight Wi-Fi, with Viasat and ...
£180.8m has been invested as part of the Local Full Fibre Networks (LFFN) programme to help roll out the next generation of faster, full-fibre broadband connections to eligible public buildings including schools, libraries, medical centres, community shops and village halls.
Nearly all of the grant applications for the $20 million Nebraska Broadband BridgeProgram (NBBP) came from telecom companies, but one application proposed a one-of-a-kind partnership between telecom and public power ... The public power district would own, install and maintain fiber optic cables and would lease use of them to the telecom company.
If elected, I would work to restore the budget cuts to public health and social services ... We need infrastructure to get the pandemic under control so we can build a public broadband system that will benefit all county residents and attract top notch businesses ... rural broadband.
Public hearings are scheduled from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m ... Oct ... They highlighted projects involving infrastructure, broadband internet, education, recreation, public health and aid to communities adversely affected by the pandemic. Thrasher said improving broadband internet access is among the priorities she would like to see adopted in Westmoreland ... ....
The funds may be used to support the public health response; address negative economic impacts; water, sewer or broadband infrastructure; premium pay for essential workers; replacing lost revenue; and providing equity-based services for disproportionately impacted populations.
It also creates a significant challenge for transferring call information to first responders in the field via public safety broadband networks — such as the nationwide public safety broadband network (NPSBN) being implemented by the First ResponderNetworkAuthority (FirstNet) — ...
A portion of Beaver County's first $46 million in AmericanRescuePlanAct funding was dedicated to expanding broadband in rural communities and improving high-speed internet in underserved municipalities ... More. Beaver County to survey broadband access, fill gaps. Remaining funding may be used to support public health and improve infrastructure ... More.
... advice to the President with respect to national security and emergency preparedness, telecommunications, information and communications services (including emerging technologies, broadband, public safety, communications infrastructure security and resilience and cybersecurity).