Northumberland County BOS Rethinking Broadband Participation

The Northumberland County Board of Supevisors is taking a second look at its participation in a regional broadband internet project to determine if it’s favorable or not. According to the Northumberland Echo one issue is the cost of connecting each of the more than 2,000 locations not currently served. The board is investigating its options including pulling out of the shared project which may impact a funding the county rerceived from a state grant.