Community Broadband Development

The digital divide is now centered in a spotlight because of COVID-19, with issues relating to poverty, healthcare, education, and economic opportunity. - Lt. Gov. Julianna Stratton, Broadband Leadership Series, Illinois Extension

Illinois Extension’s Local Government Education (LGE) program partners with the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity’s Illinois Office of Broadband and the Benton Institute for Broadband & Society, in free and publicly accessible outreach aimed to extend critical high-speed internet access across the state.

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