Links and Resources


Broadband and Digital Literacy – Broadband Provider Use of State Facilities Map

California Broadband Map

The California Interactive Broadband Map is a tool for California citizens to find and investigate broadband services in their area. The Map displays all of the broadband providers offering service within the area around a particular address. The map will be updated approximately every six months.

For California Broadband Maps, please visit: www.broadbandmap.ca.gov


Videos:

Grants:

Broadband Initiatives Program
http://www.rurdev.usda.gov/RD_Grants.html

Federal Grants – 26 Federal Agencies
http://www07.grants.gov/applicants/find_grant_opportunities.jsp

USDA Grants – Community Connect Rural Grants
http://www.rurdev.usda.gov/RD_Grants.html
www.usda.gov/rus/telecom

US Department of Commerce – Broadband Technologies Opportunity Program
http://www2.ntia.doc.gov/


FirstNet

The Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2012 created the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) as an independent authority within the National Telecommunications & Information Administration (NTIA), to provide emergency responders with the first high-speed, nationwide network dedicated to public safety.  FirstNet will link law enforcement, emergency management, fire, public works, and emergency management services through text, video, and data when responding to emergencies.

For information: http://www.ntia.doc.gov/category/firstnet  


Adelina Zendejas, Deputy Director, Broadband and Digital Literacy Office

Office Location

OCIO office

1325 J Street, Suite 1600
Sacramento, CA 95814

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Phone: (916) 319-9223