Why You Need to Check the FCC’s New Broadband Maps before Jan. 13

Source: Farm and Dairy

December 29, 2022

By: Rachel Wagoner

Broadband advocates are urging residents to take a look at the Federal Communications Commission’s new broadband maps to check the agency’s work. These maps will determine where billions in federal funding are sent to help bridge the broadband access gap.

“Residents and businesses need to take advantage of this opportunity,” said Jason Rigone, director of Westmoreland County Planning and Development, in Pennsylvania, which oversees Westmoreland County’s Broadband Program. “More data will improve decision making. It’s going to drive and reflect where federal investment goes.”[…]