Treasury Department Releases Rules That May Lead to More Confusion Than Connectivity

The State and Local Fiscal Recovery Fund (“SLFRF”) is a $350 billion emergency fund to be used by eligible state, local, territorial, and Tribal governments to support the populations hit hardest by the COVID-19 pandemic.  On May 10, 2021, the U.S. Department of the...

Next Century Cities Discusses State Strategies for Promoting the Emergency Broadband Benefit Program With the California Public Utilities Commission

On May 10, 2021, Next Century Cities’ Francella Ochillo, Ryan Johnston, and Corian Zacher met with California Public Utilities Commissioner Martha Guzman Aceves and members of her staff to discuss state promotion strategies for the Emergency Broadband Benefit (“EBB”)...

NEXT CENTURY CITIES LAUNCHES #ShowMeYourMaps CAMPAIGN WITH NEW REPORT, “BROADBAND MAPPING ACROSS THE U.S.: LOCAL, STATE, AND FEDERAL METHODS AND CONTRADICTIONS”

You can find a pdf of the press release here. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Brittany-Rae Gregory brittany-rae@nextcenturycities.org Washington, D.C. (May 18, 2021) – Today Next Century Cities released “Broadband Mapping Across the U.S.: Local, State, and Federal...