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Rural broadband: Metro Atlanta touched by shortages state’s PSC is to address

Rural broadband: Metro Atlanta touched by shortages state’s PSC is to address

December 1, 2020

Georgia’s woes with rural broadband don’t seem so rural when it turns out the shortages include portions of metro Atlanta’s urban core – in Clayton, […]

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Telecom execs: Rural broadband doesn’t work without lower EMC fees

Telecom execs: Rural broadband doesn’t work without lower EMC fees

November 23, 2020

ATLANTA — Telecom companies are ready and willing to invest tens of millions of dollar extending broadband service into rural Georgia, telecom executives told members […]

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Georgia EMCs, telecoms far apart on rural broadband

Georgia EMCs, telecoms far apart on rural broadband

November 18, 2020

ATLANTA — Georgia’s electric membership cooperatives (EMCs) and telecom providers remain far apart on how to expand broadband connectivity in rural Georgia with time growing […]

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Opportunity for Affordable Broadband Service for Thousands of Georgians This Fall

Opportunity for Affordable Broadband Service for Thousands of Georgians This Fall

October 20, 2020

Broadband service providers are working to close the digital divide in a state where more than 507,000 homes and businesses do not have access to […]

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Meeting growing demand for broadband in rural Georgia a tough task

Meeting growing demand for broadband in rural Georgia a tough task

October 17, 2020

ATLANTA — Rural Georgians from business owners to teachers to elected officials know one of the region’s biggest challenges is inadequate internet connectivity, particularly amid […]

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