May 6, 2022

Mashantuckets awarded $493K grant to expand internet access

The U.S. Department of Commerce’s National Telecommunications and Information Administration has awarded the Mashantucket Pequot Tribe a $493,000 grant to expand internet access.
U.S. Sens. Chris Murphy and Richard Blumenthal, both D-Conn., and U.S. Rep. Joe Courtney, D-2nd District, announced the awarding of the Tribal Broadband Connectivity Program grant in a joint news release this week.
"It's just a reality that access to high-speed internet is as much of a necessity to modern life as electr...