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Affordable Connectivity Plan Enrollment and Digital Equity Planning

SUMMARY: June 16, 2022 If the federal government’s investments in broadband connectivity are to be effective, different programmatic pieces must…

Broadband for All ACP Enrollment Tracker

SUMMARY: The California Emerging Technology Fund (CETF) and the Geographical Information Center at Chico State Enterprises (CSE) have worked to…

CETF ACP Tracker and Map

SUMMARY: Explore this interactive map highlighting California Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) Enrollment.

06/15/22 Digital Inclusion 101

SUMMARY: Digital Inclusion practitioners have been working to end the digital divide for decades, creating their own community, definitions, resources,…

06/22/22 Virtual Town Hall: AB 2748 – Policy Reform Advancing Digital Equity

SUMMARY: Assemblymember Chris Holden and founding members of the California Alliance for Digital Equity (CADE) are convening an upcoming conversation…

New Application Cycle for CASF Rural and Urban Regional Broadband Consortia Account Grant Funding

SUMMARY: On May 19, 2022, the California Public Utilities Commission (Commission) adopted Decision (D.) 22-05-029, which modified program rules for…

CASF Broadband Public Housing Account Grant Funding Applications Now Open!

SUMMARY: On May 19, 2022, the Commission adopted Decision (D.) 22-05-029, which modified program rules for the California Advanced Services…

LA DEAL Newsletter I May 2022

SUMMARY: June 6, 2022 Read LA DEAL's monthly newsletter, which provides updates on programs, policies, funding opportunities, the latest news…

12/28/22 Infrastructure Deployment Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: Identifying and overcoming barriers and advancing opportunities to deploy high-quality broadband infrastructure deployment to all residents and businesses.

2022 Digital Inclusion Trailblazer Application

SUMMARY: NDIA's Digital Inclusion Trailblazers is a publicly available collection of local government initiatives promoting digital literacy and broadband access…

LA DEAL Digital Equity One-Pager

SUMMARY: LA DEAL has developed an easy-to-understand one-pager to help organizations engage in digital equity policy and advocacy at the…

C2K | C2SDK Technology Assistance Program

SUMMARY: Computers 2 Kids, San Diego (C2SDK) hopes to place computers in the homes of all deserving families who want…

SANDAG Get Connected

SUMMARY: Internet connectivity has become an essential part of everyday life for people in the San Diego region, however the…

Internet for All BEAD Program Overview

SUMMARY: The Broadband Equity, Access, and Deployment Program provides $42.45 billion to expand high-speed internet access by funding planning, infrastructure…

Internet for All Digital Equity Act Programs Overview

SUMMARY: The Digital Equity Act provides $2.75 billion to establish three grant programs that promote digital equity and inclusion. They…

Find an ACP company using the “Companies Near Me” tool

SUMMARY: Not all internet companies offer the Affordable Connectivity Program. To find an ACP company in your area, use the…

Verizon Affordable Connectivity Program

SUMMARY: Verizon is keeping people connected by participating in the FCC's Affordable Connectivity Program. Qualifying customers can get free Fios…

Broadband Equity, Access, and Deployment (BEAD) Program

SUMMARY: The Broadband Equity, Access, and Deployment (BEAD) Program provides $42.45 billion to expand high-speed internet access by funding planning,…

Save the Date: 03/13/23-03/15/23 CENIC Digital Equity Summit in San Diego

SUMMARY: Co-sponsored by LA DEAL, CENIC, CETF, SANDAG, RCRC, CFEE and Southern California Tribal Chairmen’s Association

07/22/22 Middle-Mile Broadband Initiative Advisory Committee

SUMMARY: The Middle-Mile Advisory Committee monitors the development and construction of the middle mile. Internet service providers and other eligible…

12/06/22 Broadband Adoption Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: Broadband Adoption Taskforce mission is to identify and support opportunities to remove barriers and increase adoption of broadband; including…

12/05/22 Policy & Advocacy Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: Discussion of relevant public policy, regulatory and best practices to identify priorities for public policy to permanently eliminate the…

11/30/22 Infrastructure Deployment Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: Identifying and overcoming barriers and advancing opportunities to deploy high-quality broadband infrastructure deployment to all residents and businesses.

11/07/22 Policy & Advocacy Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: Discussion of relevant public policy, regulatory and best practices to identify priorities for public policy to permanently eliminate the…

10/26/22 Infrastructure Deployment Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: Identifying and overcoming barriers and advancing opportunities to deploy high-quality broadband infrastructure deployment to all residents and businesses.

10/04/22 Broadband Adoption Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: Broadband Adoption Taskforce mission is to identify and support opportunities to remove barriers and increase adoption of broadband; including…

06/17/22 Middle-Mile Broadband Initiative Advisory Committee

SUMMARY: The Middle-Mile Advisory Committee monitors the development and construction of the middle mile. Internet service providers and other eligible…

06/16/22 CASF Adoption, Public Housing and Infrastructure Account Grant Workshop

SUMMARY: Save the date for the California Advanced Services Fund's (CASF's) Adoption, Public Housing and Infrastructure Account Grant Workshop.

Meta – Unity partnership to Increase Access to VR for educational institutions

SUMMARY: As the virtual reality job market broadens, schools are well-positioned to prepare the future workforce. Most schools, especially those…

10/03/22 Policy & Advocacy Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: Discussion of relevant public policy, regulatory and best practices to identify priorities for public policy to permanently eliminate the…

L.A. County Progress Report on Accelerating Digital Equity

SUMMARY: On May 13, 2022, the Internal Services Department (ISD) submitted a second quarterly progress report pursuant to the Board…

09/28/22 Infrastructure Deployment Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: Identifying and overcoming barriers and advancing opportunities to deploy high-quality broadband infrastructure deployment to all residents and businesses.

First Bucket of Digital Equity Act Funds Open Up Today

SUMMARY: May 13, 2022 The NTIA has announced the opening of the first set of funds from the Digital Equity…

US Census Digital Equity Act Population Viewer

SUMMARY: The U.S. Census Bureau has released the Digital Equity Act Population Viewer, an interactive collection of maps that highlight…

EveryoneOn State of Digital Equity Report

SUMMARY: EveryoneOn's State of Digital Equity Report highlights lessons from surveys and focus groups with income insecure households and digital…

Mapping ACP enrollment in LA County

SUMMARY: LAEDC has commissioned two maps to see by ZIP code across L.A. County the percentage of households eligible by…

ILSR United State(s) of Broadband Map

SUMMARY: The Institute for Local Self Reliance (ILSR) has released its United State(s) of Broadband Map, which includes a primer…

Exploring Digital Equity Fact Sheets

SUMMARY: The Institute for Local Self Reliance (ILSR)' Exploring Digital Equity Fact Sheets are intended to unpack the issues, challenges,…

NDIA California Residential Broadband Map

SUMMARY: NDIA has launched a new version of our California residential broadband map. The map has several unique features, among…

09/05/22 Policy & Advocacy Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: Discussion of relevant public policy, regulatory and best practices to identify priorities for public policy to permanently eliminate the…

08/31/22 Infrastructure Deployment Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: Identifying and overcoming barriers and advancing opportunities to deploy high-quality broadband infrastructure deployment to all residents and businesses.

08/02/22 Broadband Adoption Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: Broadband Adoption Taskforce mission is to identify and support opportunities to remove barriers and increase adoption of broadband; including…

04/05/22 Digital Literacy & Devices Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: The Digital Literacy & Devices Taskforce convened on April 5, 2022. The meeting included representatives from multiple sectors interested…

03/30/22 Affordability Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: The Affordability Taskforce met on March 30, 2022, and included representatives from multiple sectors interested in resolving the digital…

03/07/22 Policy & Advocacy Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: The Policy and Advocacy Task Force held its ninth meeting on March 7, 2022, and included representatives from multiple…

02/23/22 Infrastructure Deployment Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: The Infrastructure Task Force was held on Feb. 23, 2022, and included representatives across multiple sectors. The objective of…

FCC Releases Equity Action Plan

SUMMARY: On April 14, 2022, the Federal Communications Commission published its Equity Action Plan which focuses on concrete actions that…

How to Submit Public Comments

SUMMARY: LA DEAL developed a guide for organizations and individuals to use to submit public comments on state broadband projects.…

Getting Connected: A Broadband Deployment and Adoption Resource Guide For Local and Regional Government Leaders

SUMMARY: The California Emerging Technology Fund (CETF) has partnered with Valley Vision on behalf of the Connected Capital Area Broadband…

Digital Equity Programs by National Telecommunications and Information Administration

SUMMARY: The Digital Equity Act, established by the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, dedicates $2.75 billion to establish three grant…

L.A. County ISD Request for Statement of Qualifications (RFSQ) Community Wireless Networks

SUMMARY:  L.A. County Internal Services Department is seeking qualified companies to enter into Master Agreements to provide wireless network infrastructure…

City of Los Angeles Bureau of Street Lighting Community Connectivity Pilot RFP

SUMMARY:  The City of L.A., Department of Public Works and Bureau of Street Lighting is seeking proposals from qualified firms…

Op-Ed: Biden Administration Celebrates Telecom Companies Undermining his Agenda

SUMMARY: May 9, 2022, by Sean Gonsalves, Institute for Local Self-Reliance The Biden Administration is poised to celebrate the nation's…

Community Broadband Bits Podcast Episode 504: Introducing the American Association of Public Broadband

SUMMARY: During episode 504 of the Community Broadband Bits Podcast, hear from Bob Knight (CEO, Harrison Edwards) and Kim McKinley…

08/01/22 Policy & Advocacy Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: Discussion of relevant public policy, regulatory and best practices to identify priorities for public policy to permanently eliminate the…

LAUSD Will Pay For High Speed Internet In Every Student Household, For A Year

SUMMARY: May 3, 2022, LAist  Earlier this week, the district announced that it will pay for high speed internet in…

L.A. County Seeks Bids to Bring High-Speed Internet to Poor Black, Latino Areas

SUMMARY: May 3, 2022, Capital & Main  Post-pandemic, there is near universal agreement that fast reliable internet is as essential…

07/27/22 Infrastructure Deployment Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: Identifying and overcoming barriers and advancing opportunities to deploy high-quality broadband infrastructure deployment to all residents and businesses.

07/04/22 Policy & Advocacy Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: Discussion of relevant public policy, regulatory and best practices to identify priorities for public policy to permanently eliminate the…

LA DEAL Newsletter I April 2022

SUMMARY: April 25, 2022 Read LA DEAL's new monthly newsletter. The April 2022 edition provides updates on programs, policies, funding…

Southern California Association of Governments, Los Angeles Digital Equity Action League and California Emerging Technology Fund Announce Roadmap to Address Climate Change and Reduce GHG Emissions

SUMMARY: April 21, 2022, California Emerging Technology Fund  Pursuing long-term solutions to address climate change, the Southern California Association of…

SB 876: Digital Education Equity Program: County Offices of Education

SUMMARY: Josh Becker This bill would appropriate $18,000,000 from the General Fund to the State Department of Education for the…

AB 2765: Public Utilities Public Purposes Program Fund

SUMMARY: Eduardo Garcia  Would establish the Public Utilities Public Purpose Programs Fund, and would, upon appropriation, require the Public Utilities…

AB 2753: Communications – Digital Equity Bill of Rights

SUMMARY: Eloise Reyes This bill, the Digital Equity Bill of Rights, would state that it is the policy of the…

AB 2752: Broadband Infrastructure: Mapping

SUMMARY: Jim Wood  Would require the Public Utilities Commission, in collaboration with relevant state agencies and stakeholders, to additionally include…

Ab 2751: Affordable Internet and Net Equality Act of 2022

SUMMARY: Eduardo Garcia This bill, the Affordable Internet and Net Equality Act of 2022, would require the Department of Technology,…

AB 2750: Department of Technology: Digital Equity Plan

SUMMARY: Mia Bonta This bill would require the department, in consultation with the public, the Public Utilities Commission, and the…

AB 2749: Communications – California Advanced Services Fund

SUMMARY: Sharon Quirk Silva  Current law requires the Public Utilities Commission, in approving infrastructure projects funded through the Broadband Infrastructure…

AB 2748: Digital Equity in Video Franchising Act of 2022

SUMMARY: Chris Holden  Would revise and recast the Digital Infrastructure and Video Competition Act of 2006 to, among other things,…

AB 2702: CASF – Broadband Public Housing Account

SUMMARY: The bill would establish that the goal of the account is to provide internet connectivity to all residents of…

Ab 2641: CETF: Focus and Funding Priorities

SUMMARY: Mike Gipson  This bill would require the commission to revise the focus of the CETF to focus on closing…

AB 2252: Broadband infrastructure: Disasters – Reports

SUMMARY: Cecilia Aguiar-Curry  Would, following a state or local disaster for which the Governor has issued a declaration of emergency,…

Golden State Connect Authority and UTOPIA Fiber Partner to Deploy High-Speed Internet in Rural California

SUMMARY: April 12, 2022  Golden State Connect Authority (GSCA) has entered a partnership with Utah Telecommunication Open Infrastructure Agency (UTOPIA)…

Middle Mile Broadband Initiative Interim Final Locations Analysis and Map

SUMMARY: The Middle-Mile Broadband Initiative is a partnership among several entities. As specified in SB 156, the California Department of…

LA Broadband Gap Analysis by LAEDC’s Institute for Applied Economics Research Analysis

SUMMARY: LAEDC’s Institute for Applied Economics research and analysis on broadband gaps in Los Angeles and maps including where broadband…

Improving Digital Equity in Los Angeles: Using Data to Address the Digital Divide

SUMMARY: View geographic data on internet access in the City of Los Angeles via this ArcGIS StoryMap.

Connected Cities and Inclusive Growth

SUMMARY: A zoomable map of L.A. County with details on Residential Broadband Availability, Broadband and PC Adoption and the Distance…

NTIA’s Indicators of Broadband Need Mapping Application

SUMMARY: This map, created by the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA), uses several different data sources to show information…

Mobile LTE Coverage Map

SUMMARY: This Federal Communications Commission (FCC) map shows the 4G LTE mobile coverage areas of the nation’s four largest mobile…

Interactive California Broadband Map

SUMMARY: The CPUC collects data once a year to provide California residents a means to look up information about the…

CPUC Intervenor Compensation

SUMMARY: Intervenor Compensation is a program offered by the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) that provides the opportunity to request…

Broadband Implementation for California

SUMMARY: Governor Gavin Newsom signed historic broadband legislation in July 2021 to help bridge the digital divide and provide reliable…

CPUC CASF Public Housing Account

SUMMARY: Under the Broadband Public Housing Account (BPHA), not more than $20 million shall be available in grants and loans…

National Digital Inclusion Alliance 18-Month Strategic Plan

SUMMARY: The National Digital Inclusion Alliance (NDIA) advances digital equity by supporting community programs and equipping policymakers to act. NDIA’s…

CASF Broadband Adoption Grant

SUMMARY: The Broadband Adoption Account is authorized to provide grants to increase publicly available or after-school broadband access and digital…

California Advanced Services Fund (CASF) Broadband Infrastructure Grant

SUMMARY: The purpose of the infrastructure grant is to support deployment of broadband infrastructure in unserved and underserved areas in…

Local Agency Technical Assistance Grant

SUMMARY: The Local Agency Technical Assistance (LATA) Grant Program provides local government agencies with technical assistance to encourage deployment of…

California Emerging Technology Fund Internet for All Now Campaign

SUMMARY: The goal of California Emerging Technology Fund’s (CETF) Internet for All Now campaign is to demand that the FCC…

Delete the Divide

SUMMARY: An initiative led by the County of Los Angeles to empower youth, young adults and small businesses in underserved…

Bridging the Gap by PCs for People

SUMMARY: PCs for People and Mobile Beacon partnered to create Bridging the Gap, a program that brings access to life…

Connect2Compete by Mediacom

SUMMARY: Connect2Compete by Mediacom is EveryoneOn’s flagship program providing affordable Internet and devices to K-12 students and families. The program’s…

human-i-t Low-Cost Internet Service

SUMMARY: human-i-t, a nonprofit, helps people learn about and sign up for low-cost internet service. The applying household must be…

Broadband Plan from Google Fiber

SUMMARY: Google Fiber offers affordable internet for $15 per month (plus taxes) with speeds up to 25 Mbps. To qualify,…

Frontier Fundamental Internet Service

SUMMARY: Frontier is offering budget-friendly Internet service to qualifying households in California. Get service for just $19.99 a month, which…

Connect2Compete by Cox

SUMMARY: Connect2Compete by Cox is EveryoneOn’s flagship program providing affordable Internet and devices to K-12 students and families. To qualify…

Internet Essentials from Comcast

SUMMARY: Sign up for Comcast’s Internet Essentials for only $9.95 per month + tax with no contract and free equipment,…

Access from AT&T

SUMMARY: Access from AT&T provides low-cost internet service for eligible households. Service is available for $30 per month or less…

EveryoneOn Enrollment Assistance Hotline

SUMMARY: Need assistance with finding low-cost internet offers? Free help is available. Call, text or email us today! (301) 539-9192…

EveryoneOn

SUMMARY: EveryoneOn works with a wide range of Internet Service Providers (ISPs) and device providers to help bring low-cost internet…

Spectrum Internet 100 by Charter Communications

SUMMARY: Charter Communications offers Spectrum Internet 100 across virtually all of its entire 41-state service area. The high-speed, low-cost broadband…

Bridging California’s Digital Equity Gap

SUMMARY: March 31, 2022, Capital & Main  The pandemic exposed the huge economic and social impact of not having reliable…

CA FWD Recommendation to Governor for Statewide Broadband Policy

SUMMARY: To address the digital divide, California Forward worked with broadband stakeholders to formulate a new recommendation urging Gov. Newsom…

Governor Newsom’s Broadband for All Initiative

SUMMARY: “Broadband for All” focuses on achieving three long-term goals: All Californians have high performance broadband available at home, schools,…

Local Government Checklist for Leadership to Achieve Digital Equity

SUMMARY: This checklist outlines best practices for local government leaders to achieve digital equity.

CENIC Report on Wireless Technologies

SUMMARY: COVID-19 and natural disasters have highlighted the importance of delivering connectivity to all Californians for education and work. Read…

NDIA Digital Navigator Model

SUMMARY: The National Digital Inclusion Alliance’s Digital Navigator model is a replicable framework for organizations already providing digital inclusion services…

Great Public Schools Now and CCF Student Affordable Broadband at Home Campaign

SUMMARY: Many Black, Latino and low-income families across California can’t afford the cost of ongoing broadband subscriptions, in part because…

A Roadmap for Affordable Broadband: Lessons from the Emergency Broadband Benefit

SUMMARY: In November 2021, the Emergency Broadband Benefit (EBB) subsidy was extended indefinitely and renamed the Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP).…

Get Connected Los Angeles

SUMMARY: Use this City of Los Angeles website to locate resources providing low-cost internet services and computers.

Spectrum’s The Affordable Connectivity Program (English and Spanish)

SUMMARY: You may be eligible to receive high-speed Internet service at little to no cost from Spectrum through the Affordable…

Starry Affordable Internet Service

SUMMARY: The FCC has qualified Starry's digital equity program, Starry Connect, for participation in the Affordable Connectivity Program. Through Starry…

Mobile Hotspots | L.A. Public Library

SUMMARY: The Tech2go Hotspot Loan Program provides internet access to families and households that lack these services. The mobile hotspots…

73% of voters in L.A. Unified do not believe every neighborhood has a good school, poll says

SUMMARY: March 22, 2022, Los Angeles Times  Seven in 10 voters do not believe that every neighborhood in LAUSD has…

06/29/22 Affordability Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: Planning for high-quality, sustainable, affordable, and equitable service for households and communities.

06/29/22 Infrastructure Deployment Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: Identifying and overcoming barriers and advancing opportunities to deploy high-quality broadband infrastructure deployment to all residents and businesses.

06/07/22 Digital Literacy & Devices Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: Assessing needs and opportunities to provide ongoing culturally relevant and age-appropriate training at scale for underserved communities. Determining types…

05/25/22 Affordability Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: Planning for high-quality, sustainable, affordable, and equitable service for households and communities.

05/02/22 Policy & Advocacy Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: The Policy and Advocacy Taskforce convened on May 2, 2002. The meeting included representatives from multiple sectors interested in…

05/04/22 Infrastructure Deployment Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: The Infrastructure Taskforce met on May 4, 2022. The meeting included representatives across multiple sectors. There was an extensive…

04/05/22 Digital Literacy & Devices Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: Assessing needs and opportunities to provide ongoing culturally relevant and age-appropriate training at scale for underserved communities. Determining types…

04/04/22 Policy & Advocacy Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: The Policy & Advocacy Taskforce convened on April 4, 2002. The meeting included representatives from multiple sectors interested in…

03/30/22 Infrastructure Deployment Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: The Infrastructure Task Force convened on March 30, 2022 and included representatives across multiple sectors, with an extensive discussion…

05/26/21 Affordability Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: The Affordability Task Force held its first meeting on May 26, 2021, and included representatives from multiple sectors interested…

05/26/21 Infrastructure Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: The Infrastructure Task Force held its first meeting on May 26, 2021, and included representatives from multiple sectors interested…

06/01/21 Devices Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: The Devices Task Force held its first meeting on June 1, 2021, and included representatives from multiple sectors interested…

06/01/21 Digital Literacy Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: The Digital Literacy Task Force held its first meeting on June 1, 2021, and included representatives from multiple sectors…

RECAP: LA DEAL Information Gathering

COVID-19 transformed business practices across all sectors as we sheltered from the virus, resulting in economic impact, innovations, and lessons…

06/07/21 Policy & Advocacy Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: The Policy & Advocacy Task Force held its first meeting on June 7, 2021, and included representatives from multiple…

06/28/21 Policy & Advocacy Taskforce Meeting

Summary The Policy & Advocacy Task Force held its second meeting on June 28, 2021, and included representatives from multiple…

06/30/21 Infrastructure Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: The Infrastructure Task Force held its second meeting on June 30, 2021, and included representatives from multiple sectors interested…

06/30/21 Affordability Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: The Affordability Task Force held its second meeting on June 30, 2021, and included representatives from multiple sectors interested…

07/06/21 Digital Literacy Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: The Digital Literacy Task Force convened on July 6, 2021, and included representatives from multiple sectors interested in resolving…

07/06/21 Devices Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: The Devices Task Force held its second on July 6, 2021, and included representatives from multiple sectors interested in…

07/28/21 Infrastructure Deployment Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: The Infrastructure Deployment Task Force held its third meeting on July 28, 2021, and included representatives from multiple sectors…

07/28/21 Affordability Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: The Affordability Task Force held its third meeting on July 28, 2021, and included representatives from multiple sectors interested…

08/02/21 Policy & Advocacy Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: The Policy & Advocacy Task Force held its third meeting on Aug. 2, 2021, and included representatives from multiple…

08/03/21 Devices Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: The Devices Task Force held its third meeting on Aug. 3, 2021, and included representatives from multiple sectors interested…

08/03/21 Digital Literacy Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: The Digital Literacy Task Force held its third meeting on Aug. 3, 2021, and included representatives from multiple sectors…

08/25/21 Affordability Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: The Affordability Task Force held its fourth meeting on Aug. 25, 2021, and included representatives from multiple sectors interested…

08/25/21 Infrastructure Deployment Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: The Infrastructure Task Force held its fourth meeting on Aug. 25, 2021, and included representatives from multiple sectors interested…

08/30/21 Policy & Advocacy Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: The Policy Task Force held its fourth meeting on Aug. 30, 2021, and included representatives from multiple sectors interested…

09/07/21 Devices Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: The Devices Task Force held its fourth meeting on Sept. 7, 2021, and included representatives from multiple sectors interested…

09/07/21 Digital Literacy Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: The Digital Literacy Task Force held its fourth meeting on Sept. 7, 2021, and included representatives from multiple sectors…

09/29/21 Affordability Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: The Affordability Task Force held its fifth meeting on Sept. 29, 2021, and included representatives from multiple sectors interested…

02/07/22 Policy & Advocacy Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: The Policy & Advocacy Task Force held its eighth meeting on Feb. 7, 2022, and included representatives from multiple…

02/08/22 Digital Literacy & Devices Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: The Digital Literacy & Devices Task Force held its eighth meeting on Feb. 8, 2022, and included representatives from…

09/29/21 Infrastructure Deployment Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: The Infrastructure Task Force held its fifth meeting on Sept. 29, 2021, and included representatives from multiple sectors interested…

10/04/21 Policy & Advocacy Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: The Policy Task Force held its fifth meeting on Oct. 4, 2021, and included representatives from multiple sectors interested…

10/05/21 Digital Literacy & Devices Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: The Digital Literacy Task Force held its fifth meeting on Oct. 5, 2021, and included representatives from multiple sectors…

Advancing California Broadband On The Front Lines

SUMMARY: Sept. 1, 2021  During the summer of 2021, California saw encouraging steps aimed at ending the digital crisis, including…

PUC Awards Grant Funding to LA DEAL as the Regional Broadband Consortium for Los Angeles County

SUMMARY: Funding will support LAEDC and UNITE-LA in facilitating a collaborative regional initiative to eliminate the digital divide in LA…

Federal Emergency Broadband Benefit Enrollment is Now Open for LA County Residents

SUMMARY: LAEDC urges LA County residents who are unable to access affordable internet to apply for the federal Emergency Broadband…

CENIC PERSPECTIVES: Fixed Wireless Solutions to Extend Internet Connectivity

SUMMARY: Dec. 4, 2020  Many CENIC member community anchor institutions are looking for ways to extend online connectivity to unserved…

CENIC PERSPECTIVES: Wireless Internet Technologies for Access, Equity, and Continuity

SUMMARY: Oct. 16, 2020  During the COVID-19 pandemic, broadband Internet connectivity has become essential for the continuity of education, work,…

California is Putting Together a Broadband Plan. We Have Thoughts.

SUMMARY: Oct. 16, 2020, op-ed by Ernesto Falcon  Right now, the California Public Utilities Commission and the California Broadband Council…

01/26/22 Infrastructure Deployment Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: The Infrastructure Deployment Task Force held its eighth meeting on Jan. 26, 2022, and included representatives across multiple sectors.…

01/26/22 Affordability Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: The Affordability Task Force held its eighth meeting on Jan. 26, 2022, and included representatives from multiple sectors interested…

11/02/21 Digital Literacy & Devices Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: The Digital Literacy Task Force held its sixth meeting on Nov. 2, 2021, and included representatives from multiple sectors…

11/01/21 Policy & Advocacy Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: The Policy & Advocacy Task Force held its sixth meeting on Nov. 1, 2021, and included representatives from multiple…

10/27/21 Affordability Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: The Affordability Task Force held its sixth meeting on Oct. 27, 2021, and included representatives from multiple sectors interested…

10/27/21 Infrastructure Deployment Taskforce Meeting

SUMMARY: The Infrastructure Task Force held its sixth meeting on Oct. 27, 2021, and included representatives from multiple sectors. Taskforce…

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