More federal funding will be coming. How much will be partially based on what FCC maps say about coverage in Minnesota. It is important that people look at the maps, take the speed texts and report back if their speeds are wrong on the map.
Before 2020, the Broadband Initiative Task Force had contacted local telecom companies to inquire about their interest in collaborating with us to advance broadband. The COVID-19 outbreak caused an enormous increase in demand for internet connection. Numerous townships will gain fiber or wireless connection for the first time this year and early in the following year, thanks to CARES Act, funding construction, and several public Wi-Fi sites being established.