Illinois Getting $1B To Support High-Speed Internet

Illinois is receiving more than one-billion-dollars in federal funding to support high-speed Internet access in the state.  The funding is through the Broadband Equity, Access, and Deployment Program.  This grant will focus on delivering upgrades to ensure that every community across the state has 21st century broadband capability.  It will also be used to repair, enhance, and expand broadband for schools with a focus on K-12 education.