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FCC’s New National Broadband Map

On February 22, the Federal Communications Commission updated the National Broadband Map, replacing the original map that was released seven years ago by the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA).  The current map also has the ability to overlay satellite imagery.  The map is currently using data collected in December 2016 based on Form 477 filings that broadband providers must make with the FCC.  Continue reading

Connect America Fund Eligible Areas

The FCC has put out an updated map that identifies census block groups that are eligible for the CAF II Auction (Auction 93).  The auction will use competitive building to allocate up to $1.98 billion of support over the next 10 years in high-cost rural areas.  Continue reading