Wisconsin’s Rural Broadband Access Gets $160M Boost From FCC

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) recently awarded more than $160 million to support broadband internet access across Wisconsin. The funding will help providers maintain, improve and expand high-speed internet access for around 21,000 homes and businesses.

The funding is being allocated through the Alternative Connect America Cost Model (A-CAM) program within the Universal Service Fund, which funds projects that expand access to communication services for all Americans...

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Ken Notes: WOW 7K per home! I still think we should tie 5G to rural coverage. Less wire more speed and the fiber is just sitting there...



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