Better broadband services are closer to being realized within the City of Susanville as the city announced they have successfully obtained a half-million dollar grant. City Administrator Dan Newton said at the Council's November 2nd meeting that the funding would help fund the planning... Read More.
A tri-county effort to strengthen broadband is in the works. Last week the Lassen County Board of Supervisors discussed applying for the half a million dollars available through California Public Utilities Commission funding. Plumas and sierra counties have also been in talks to apply... Read More.
Lassen County looks to strengthen broadband infrastructure with the help of California Public Utilities Commission funding. The supervisors will join the county in an agreement with the Golden State Connect Authority to become a member county, allowing the county to apply for up to... Read More.
Plumas County Board of Supervisors looks to approve grants to be submitted to the Community Development Block Grant to fund “Greenville Economic Development” and “Countywide Disaster Recovery Planning” as well as discuss the Chester Town Plaza, and Broadband during their second monthly meeting this... Read More.
The middle mile project will connect Red Bluff to Johnstonville along hwy 36 and 89 with highspeed broadband. In July of 2021, Governor Gavin Newsom signed into law Senate Bill 156 to create an open-access middle-mile network... Read More.
Plumas Board of Supervisors take broadband funding off the docket for use of APRA funds. 1.8 million had been set aside to go towards bolstering broadband across the county, yet Supervisor Greg Hagwood shared that local telecommunication companies are receiving 10s of millions from... Read More.
You won’t have to wait on slow or deal with no internet connections in the most rural areas in Lassen, Plumas and Sierra counties for much longer. Plumas-Sierra Telecommunications has accepted grant awards in the amount of almost $23 million to bring in high... Read More.