Governor’s Task Force on Broadband seeks new member to fill vacant position

Applications are now being accepted to fill an open spot on the Governor’s Task Force on Broadband. Information on how to apply for the position is available here on the Minnesota Office of the Secretary of State website. The application deadline is Sept. 30.

The Governor’s Task Force on Broadband is responsible for developing an action plan to identify and correct disparities in access and adoption of broadband in all Minnesota communities, with a goal of ensuring that homes, schools, hospitals, and businesses have access to the technology and information resources they need. Current task force members represent a balance of broadband interests, including consumers, business and residential users, educational and health care institutions, traditional telephone and cable companies, wireless providers as well as metro and rural local government units.