broadband internet http://wrvo.org en Maffei hosts rural broadband symposium promoting high-speed Internet access http://wrvo.org/post/maffei-hosts-rural-broadband-symposium-promoting-high-speed-internet-access <p></p> Wed, 19 Feb 2014 13:32:39 +0000 Gino Geruntino 51573 at http://wrvo.org Maffei hosts rural broadband symposium promoting high-speed Internet access Maffei wants expanded broadband access in rural central New York http://wrvo.org/post/maffei-wants-expanded-broadband-access-rural-central-new-york <p>Bringing broadband Internet access to rural central New York is on the list of items that Syracuse-area Rep. Dan Maffei says he would like to get done. Maffei, a Democrat, says the move to bring broadband to the area isn't just about having a faster connection to do Google searches, but building sustainable economic and informational growth.</p> Thu, 26 Dec 2013 10:34:00 +0000 Gino Geruntino 48744 at http://wrvo.org Maffei wants expanded broadband access in rural central New York $25 million goes to expand broadband access in New York http://wrvo.org/post/25-million-goes-expand-broadband-access-new-york <div class="card-content"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>The state's Connect NY Broadband Grant program awarded $25 million to 18 projects on Tuesday. Thu, 07 Mar 2013 14:01:07 +0000 Matt Richmond 34402 at http://wrvo.org $25 million goes to expand broadband access in New York Broadband in the Adirondacks: leaders want new community of telecommuters http://wrvo.org/post/broadband-adirondacks-leaders-want-new-community-telecommuters <p></p><div style="font-family: Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 10px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); margin-top: 8px; margin-right: 8px; margin-bottom: 8px; margin-left: 8px; background-image: initial; background-attachment: initial; background-origin: initial; background-clip: initial; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); line-height: normal; "> <pre style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 10px; margin-top: 8px; margin-right: 8px; margin-bottom: 8px; margin-left: 8px; ">“Forever Wild” is the term in New York’s constitution used to describe state forest preserves in the Adirondacks. Community leaders in and around the park have used that term to inform their vision for economic development. Their slogan – and the name of a conference held annually at Clarkson University in Potsdam – is “Forever Wired.” The fourth conference continued a push to expand broadband internet access, and economic opportunity, in the Adirondacks. &nbsp; </pre> Tue, 09 Oct 2012 12:54:37 +0000 Joanna Richards 27199 at http://wrvo.org Broadband in the Adirondacks: leaders want new community of telecommuters