April 2012 Map of the Month – Mobile Libraries

Pete CodellaBroadband

This month the Utah Broadband Project is starting a new Map of the Month series. The series will highlight broadband availability and other pertinent issues using context from Utah’s rich collection of digital mapping data. Utah State Library Mobile Libraries (bookmobiles)¬†provide library services as well as Internet access to those living in rural communities.¬† For some citizens, this is the …

2011 Rural TeleCon Conference

Pete CodellaBroadband

Our Project Team recently attended the 2011 Rural TeleCon Conference in Raleigh, NC where we were able to hear from other broadband advocates to learn about innovative ideas to expand broadband resources and technology training being implemented across the Nation. Several states and localities have developed programs to help individuals and small businesses gain access to better broadband, equipment and …

Raw Broadband Data Now Available for Download

Pete CodellaBroadband

The Utah Automated Geographic Reference Center (AGRC) just posted several new map resources to the Utah Broadband Project website. In addition to the current Utah Broadband Map, AGRC is now making raw data collected for the project available to outside users for the first time. Shapefiles and Geodatabase files can now be downloaded and used by researchers, cities, counties and …