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USDA Expands Access to Broadband Infrastructure for Rural Businesses and Residents Under Select Rural Development Programs

U.S. Department of Agriculture
Sep 14, 2020
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) released a final rule allowing the use of funds from select programs to help expand access to broadband services for rural residents and businesses. Entities may use up to ten percent of a loan, grant, or loan guarantee to build or improve rural broadband in certain areas, includes a list of eligible programs.
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Access · Broadband · Funding · Policy · Rural-urban differences