NYC to push 5G deployment, invest USD 157 mln in broadband access

Thursday 4 March 2021 | 10:58 CET | News
New York Mayor Bill de Blasio has announced new plans to reduce the digital divide by expanding affordable broadband and also accelerating the deployment of 5G. First, the New York City will release USD 157 million in capital investment. It has put out a request for proposals, inviting telecom players to create new affordable broadband service options through a coordinated system of access for up to 100,000 city assets, prioritizing areas identified by the Task Force on Racial Inclusion and Equity. Secondly, the mayor will make 7,500 city poles available for mobile carriers to build out their

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