Plan for rural broadband collapses

EDFC is the fiscal sponsor of the Broadband Alliance of Mendocino County which has been actively involved with the North California Regional Middle Mile Infrastructure project, proposed by Golden Bear Broadband, LLC.  Golden Bear has decided not to pursue the project after the large incumbent providers challenged essential grant applications for key sections of the project.  It is still important for residents in  our community to take the CPUC  Broadband Survey

The article in the Press Democrat reports on this unfortunate setback to rural broadband. http://www.pressdemocrat.com/article/20140303/articles/140309892