Broadband Fund

Southwestern Ontario to Get Faster Internet Through Universal Broadband Fund

Canada’s Minister for Women and Gender Equality and Rural Economic Development, Maryam Monsef, has today announced nearly $2.2 million in funding through the Universal Broadband Fund's (UBF) Rapid Response Stream, to bring high-speed Internet to rural residents of southwestern Ontario. "High-speed Internet service is essential to the success of everyone living and working in rural Ontario,”...

CRTC Broadband Fund to Benefit 41 Communities in BC, Saskatchewan, and Ontario

Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) has today announced that its Broadband Fund will contribute up to $26.7 million to five transport projects for improved broadband connectivity in over 40 underserved communities. Over 550 km of fibre transport network will be built in British Columbia, Saskatchewan, and Ontario. The network will provide improved transport connectivity for...