The Department of Commerce’s National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) announced on Dec. 16 that it has awarded nine more grants as part of the Tribal Broadband Connectivity Program (TBCP).
Picuris Pueblo Indian Tribe, NM Broadband Infrastructure Deployment
The Broadband Infrastructure Deployment project proposes to install fiber directly connecting 79 unserved Native American households, 15 Tribal offices, 2 Tribal businesses, and 3 community anchor institutions with qualifying broadband service with up to 1Gbps symmetrical speeds.
Pueblo of Santa Clara, NM Broadband Infrastructure Deployment
The Broadband Infrastructure Deployment project proposes to install fiber directly connecting 600 unserved Native American households with fiber to the home service of 1 Gbps symmetrical and 50/10 Mbps wireless service.
Updates from the New Mexico Office of Broadband Access and Expansion (OBAE) with Input from communities, broadband advocates, and stakeholders around the state.