Tag Archives: Minnesota Office of Broadband Development

State broadband task force members announced

Gov. Tim Walz and Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan announced their appointments to the Governor’s Task Force on Broadband on Wednesday, October 9. The task force will put forward policies to help ensure every Minnesotan has access to high-speed broadband. Visit … Continue reading

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Webinars for broadband grant application process set for July 24-25

On Wednesday, July 24, and Thursday, July 25, the Minnesota Office of Broadband Development will host a series of three webinar/WebEx toll-free calls to support the 2019 broadband grant application process and to answer potential applicant questions. This webinar will … Continue reading

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Broadband Task Force recommends more funding for broadband grant program

The Governor’s Task Force on Broadband recently released its 2017 Annual Report. The report highlighted the work of the Broadband Task Force and included policy recommendations for the governor and Legislature. The task force has studied issues related to broadband … Continue reading

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Broadband grant application period opens July 3

Source: Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED), Office of Broadband Development, will be soliciting proposals from qualified organizations for Minnesota Border to Border Broadband Development Grants. The grant application period … Continue reading

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MSBA endorses statement for Minnesota Broadband Vision

In November, “Border to Boarder Broadband” conference participants created and adopted a vision statement for broadband in Minnesota. (The conference was sponsored by the Blandin Foundation and the Minnesota Office of Broadband Development.) The “Minnesota Broadband Vision” statement reads: “Everyone … Continue reading

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