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New NY Broadband Grants Expand Access

Written By: Kellie Meyer
New NY Broadband Grants Expand Access

December 27, 2013

ALBANY, NY (WENY) -- New York Governor Cuomo announced more that $14 million in broadband grants will expand access in Upstate New York. Empire State Development approved the grant that will support nine projects. Giving nearly 30,000 residents and 2,000 businesses broadband access.
     The following nine projects are receiving New York State Broadband Grants:
•Open Access Fiber Network (Yates County) - $2,407,049
•Clarity Connect, Inc. - Tompkins and Cayuga Ubiquitous Last Mile Coverage (Various Counties) - $2,216,000
•Slic Network Solutions, Inc. - Schroon Lake Next Generation Broadband (Essex County) - $2,162,656
•New Visions Communications - Parish Broadband (Oswego County) - $1,999,584
•MTC Cable - MTC Broadband Build Out (Various Counties) - $1,800,000
•Slic Network Solutions, Inc. - Bellmont North Next Generation Broadband (Franklin County) - $1,012,366
•Slic Network Solutions, Inc. - Lyon Mountain Broadband (Clinton County) - $976,426
•Southern Tier West Development Foundation - Southern Tier Broadband (Various Counties) - $672,452
•Slic Network Solutions, Inc. - Long Lake Next Generation Broadband (Hamilton County) - $1,370,306