Alabama Community Broadband Technical Assistance Program

Broadband Webinars scheduled for June 30

The Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs (ADECA) plans to provide technical assistance for communities seeking to expand broadband infrastructure and services in response to the critical need for internet access through its upcoming competitive program called the Alabama Community Broadband Technical Assistance Program. ADECA has partnered with CTC Technology & Energy (CTC) to execute the program.

ADECA and CTC will host a series of three webinars with Alabama broadband stakeholders on Thursday, June 30, 2022 in support of these efforts.

 

Broadband 101 Webinar

Description: A webinar to explain the fundamentals of broadband infrastructure, technology, and strategy for communities led by Joanne Hovis, President of CTC Technology & Energy.

Date and time: June 30, 2022, from 12:00 p.m. – 12:45 p.m. central time

Registration link: https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_eySQmgeRRvqrGWQutsV1ng

 

Alabama Community Broadband Technical Assistance Program Webinar

Description: A webinar to explain Alabama Community Broadband Technical Assistance Program and the upcoming Technical Assistance Application.

Date and time: June 30, 2022, at 1:00 p.m. – 1:45 p.m. central time

Registration link: https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_YQrX1TT9QHalzREqcHlW5Q

 

Federal Broadband Funding Webinar

Description: A webinar to explain the updated federal broadband funding landscape given recent information on the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act led by Heather Mills, Vice President for Grant & Funding Strategies for CTC Technology & Energy

Date and time: June 30, 2022, at 2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. central time

Registration link: https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Ry-V8m_tTjSLEqytagA8dQ

 

ADECA plans to launch the program’s Technical Assistance Application on July 1, 2022. The deadline for applications is August 1, 2022. More information on the Technical Assistance Application will be provided during the webinars.