September 03, 2015


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ARRA Broadband Projects

 Welcome to the NESC ARRA Broadband Projects informational page. NESC is involved in several broadband projects that was provided under the ARRA stimulus project where $7.2B of federal funding was appropriated to the NTIA and USDA. NTIA received $4.7B and the USDA received $2.5B to be distributed under the Notice of Funding Availability process.

NESC's Northeast Minnesota Middle Mile Fiber Project was awarded in 2012 under the Round 1 funding process.

You can find more details on all of the submissions by selecting them from the navigation menus on this site.

For additional information, contact Melissa Cox, Communications Coordinator at 218-748-7609 or