Locate.utah.gov Wins IEDC Award for Excellence in Economic Development


Broadband Outreach Center Director Kelleigh Cole accepts the IEDC award on behalf of the Governor’s Office of Economic Development.

The Utah Economic Development Map (Locate.utah.gov) has been awarded the highest honor for Excellence in Economic Development in the New Media category by the International Economic Development Council (IEDC).


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September 2016 Map of the Month: County Broadband Metrics from Address Points


Click to open September 2016 Map of the Month

Our July 2016 map featured a statewide map of Utah address points colored by residential-class broadband speed. This month, we’ve used a similar approach to create a graphic that summarizes the accessible residential broadband speeds for each county. Continue reading

August 2016 Map of the Month: CAF Preliminary Phase II Blocks

August Map of the Month 2016

Click for interactive map of eligible Connect America Phase II census blocks in Utah

On August 10, 2016, The Wireline Competition Bureau at the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) released a preliminary list of census blocks that have been deemed initially eligible for the Connect America Phase II auction. [FCC announcement]

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