Swift County Selected as Blandin Broadband Community
Monday, June 18, 2018
Swift County RDA announced that Swift County has been selected as one of four communities in Minnesota to be a Blandin Broadband Community. The program will provide access to coaching, planning assistance and a chance to obtain financial resources to address technology-driven priorities that community members will identify.
Swift County has border to border broadband and fiber to the home in most rural areas, but having access to broadband and capitalizing on our access to broadband are two different things. Jennifer Frost, Executive Director of the RDA said, “Being a Blandin Broadband Community will enable our communities to incorporate ‘broadband thinking’...