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What City Leaders Should Know about the FCC’s Affordable Connectivity Program

April 20, 2022 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT

The Federal Communications Commission’s Affordable Connectivity Program, created by the 2021 Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, is a historic investment in broadband affordability for households in need. This new subsidy program will help your residents get connected, and the leaders of your city, town or village can work to ensure that your community is getting as much value from the program as possible. Join NLC, federal representatives and local experts to learn more about how the Affordable Connectivity Program works, barriers that are keeping families from accessing broadband and the innovative steps local leaders are taking to help their residents benefit from the program.