The DRAFT Broadband Business Plan (click here to view the PDF in a new window) is now available for public feedback.
Public feedback was accepted from June 20-July 18, 2022. The summary of what we heard report was presented to the Broadband Committee on August 2, 2022. Click here to view the agenda report or click on the image below.
PHASE 6 PROJECT FOR NORDEGG AWARDED $3,781,303.00 GRANT FUNDING
April 26, 2022, the Honourable Gudie Hutchings, Minister of Rural Economic Development, announced over $5 million in funding for Clearwater County and Switch Incorporated to bring high-speed Internet to 7,339 households in rural Alberta. Communities that will benefit from this project include Nordegg, Hay Lakes, New Sarepta, Cooking Lake, Collingwood Cove and Tofield. Clearwater County's Phase 6 project for Nordegg was awarded $3,781,303.00 for 242 households.
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