Pa. Needs Another ‘Shot in the Arm’ with Broadband
April 1, 2021
Pennsylvania, like many other states, has a digital divide that separates the haves from the have-nots.
And at no other time has this divide seemed wider than in the last year when the COVID-19 pandemic brought the demand for internet service into sharp focus. From students trying to do their lessons remotely to small businesses trying to survive and residents depending on telemedicine while confined to their homes, the lack of broadband service is holding people back all over Pennsylvania, but especially in less populated communities.
The Pennsylvania State Association of Township Supervis...