Broadband Impact

Broadband Spurs Economic Growth

Broadband access has become a crucial factor for economic development in communities across the country. It directly impacts not only local business' ability to operate outside their region, but affects residents' access to goods and services like education and healthcare. Communities with broadband access experience real, measurable benefits, and the Broadband Fund seeks to amplify those benefits by enabling more infrastructure projects to kickoff across Colorado.

Community Stories

Access Success: Red Cliff

Thanks to strong partnerships and the perseverance of its residents, the Town of Red Cliff located in a remote valley between Minturn and Leadville now has reliable broadband for its community center, government offices, homes, and businesses. Funding from the Broadband Fund, Department of Local Affairs, Town of Red Cliff and made this project possible.

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Access Success: Paonia, Olathe, and Montrose

Elevate Fiber extended their cutting-edge fiber network to provide service to 4,000 homes and businesses in the Paonia, Olathe, and Montrose areas. Funding from the Broadband Fund and Elevate Internet made this project possible.

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Contact Us

Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies

The Broadband Fund

Brian Martin | Tel: 303-894-7597 | | | 1560 Broadway, Suite 1550, Denver, CO 80202

Executive Director's Office
Tel: 303-894-7855 | Toll Free: 1-800-886-7675 | 1560 Broadway, Ste 1550 Denver, CO 80202