USDA ReConnect Program


Colorado Broadband Office Funding

ReConnect ReConnect is the USDA’s newest grant, loan, and combination grant/loan program supporting broadband access to rural homes, farms and businesses.

CAF Phase II Auction


Colorado Broadband Office Funding, News

Updated December 15, 2020 The Connect America Fund Phase II (CAF II) is part of the FCC’s reform and modernization of its universal service support programs. CAF II support is being …

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RDOF Auction Winners


Colorado Broadband Office Funding, News

On December 7, 2020, the FCC announced 180 winning bids in the Rural Digital Opportunity Fund (RDOF) Phase I auction (Auction 904). Almost 99% of the areas available in the …

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Rural Digital Opportunity Fund (RDOF)


Colorado Broadband Office Funding, News

Updated December 7, 2020 On January 30, 2020, the Federal Communications Commission adopted the Rural Digital Opportunity Fund Report and Order, which establishes the framework for the Rural Digital Opportunity …

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Lifeline Program


Colorado Broadband Office Funding

Lifeline is a federal program that offers a monthly benefit of $9.25 towards phone or internet services for eligible subscribers (up to $34.25 for those living on Tribal/Native lands). Eligible …

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HB 14-1328


Colorado Broadband Office Funding, Policy

HOUSE BILL 14-1328: CONCERNING THE DEPLOYMENT OF BROADBAND INTO UNSERVED AREAS OF COLORADO THROUGH GRANT-MAKING FROM MONEYS ALLOCATED FROM THE COLORADO HIGH COST SUPPORT MECHANISM, AND, IN CONNECTION THEREWITH, MAKING …

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HB 18-1099


Colorado Broadband Office Funding, Policy

HOUSE BILL 18-1099: CONCERNING CRITERIA THAT THE BROADBAND DEPLOYMENT BOARD IS REQUIRED TO DEVELOP WITH REGARD TO AN INCUMBENT TELECOMMUNICATIONS PROVIDER’S EXERCISE OF A RIGHT TO IMPLEMENT A BROADBAND DEPLOYMENT …

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HB 18-1116


Colorado Broadband Office Funding, Policy

HOUSE BILL 18-1116: CONCERNING MEASURES AUTHORIZING THE BROADBAND DEPLOYMENT BOARD TO SEEK FEDERAL MONEY EARMARKED FOR FINANCING BROADBAND DEPLOYMENT. Click here to open file in a new window  

SB 18-002


Colorado Broadband Office Funding, Policy

SENATE BILL 18-002: CONCERNING THE FINANCING OF BROADBAND DEPLOYMENT. Click here to open file in a new window  

SB 18-104


Colorado Broadband Office Funding, Policy

SENATE BILL 18-104: CONCERNING A REQUIREMENT THAT THE BROADBAND DEPLOYMENT BOARD FILE A PETITION WITH THE FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION TO SEEK A WAIVER FROM THE COMMISSION’S RULES PROHIBITING A STATE …

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