Rural Georgia County Moves Toward Broadband Accessibility

Government Technology: Only 30% of residents in Colquitt County have internet access, according to County Clerk  Melissa Lawson . That makes the Broadband Ready certification the county received recently an even more impressive step toward connectivity in an agriculture-based community.

Cities and counties with this Broadband Ready designation have completed the online application and demonstrated compliance with the adoption of both a comprehensive plan, inclusive of the promotion of deployment broadband services, and the Broadband Model Ordinance.

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