Gov. Visits Hurley WI (Broadband Grant)

12/02/2015 Economic Development, Funding, PSC / Link Wisconsin, Rural Broadband, Wisconsin by j.smith

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker visited Hurley Tuesday to announce Iron County‘s broadband grant was successful.

“We’re pleased to be here … talking about this grant today, and it’s really a great partnership. We’ve got the private sector, we’ve got the county and the county economic development elements all coming together here and we’re pleased to be a part of it,” Walker said.

The county will receive a $41,914 Broadband Expansion Grant from the Wisconsin Public Service Commission that would help fund the expansion of broadband Internet to residents around Saxon, Anderson and the Gile Flowage, using existing towers in the region.

Read the whole article Governor visits Hurley to award high-speed Internet grant РThe Daily Globe


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