Georgia Broadband Ready Community Certification

Georgia Department of Community Affairs, Georgia Broadband Deployment Initiative

Program Type:

Designation

Eligible Geography:

Georgia

Summary:

Any political subdivision in Georgia pursuing improved broadband access is eligible for the Broadband Ready Community Certification. A unit may be certified as a Broadband Ready Community by:

-Completing the online application form
-Demonstrating compliance with the adoption of a Comprehensive Plan inclusive of the promotion of the deployment broadband services, and
-Demonstrating compliance with the adoption of a Broadband Model Ordinance.

Further details can be found on the site and in Georgia Code § 50-40-41.

Eligible Recipients:

Local Government

Eligible Recipients Detail:

City or County

Eligible Purpose:

Broadband-Development-Friendly Designation

Eligible Purpose Detail:

Certifies a site as having regulations favorable to broadband development.

Funding Match/Terms:

NA