Commonwealth of Kentucky Office of Technology

Designee for the State of Kentucky

Project Components

Technical Assistance:

The Commonwealth did not request support for state broadband capacity building, and will be using its own funds, in combination with planning funds from SBDD round 1, to build a state broadband office. This office, will oversee the planned Technical Assistance Project, which has three primary goals: (1) Re-building community partnerships through the restoration of local planning teams; (2) Developing broadband adoption, usage, and/or impact studies; and (3) Providing technical support and funding to communities with the lowest broadband availability and adoption rates to support them as they reenergize their planning teams and implement their strategic broadband plans.

Data Collection, Integration, and Validation:

This project was originally funded for broadband planning activities and two years of data collection. In September of 2010, this project was amended to extend data collection activities for an additional three years and to identify and implement best practices.

Note: Project description is based on information supplied by the applicant. For more information, please visit State Broadband Data and Development Program
Original Award: 
$2,089,000
Supplemental Funding: 
$3,213,717
Total Award: 
$5,302,717
Data Submissions
Reports and Documents
Award Documents

BTOP in Action

Northwest Open Access Network (NoaNet)

The Northwest Open Access Network (NoaNet) deployed more than 320 miles of new fiber through...

btop map logo
digital literacy logo

Connect With Us

RSS facebook flickr twitter YouTube