Highlights of Broadband Projects in California
  • The California Broadband Council was established by legislation in 2010 to coordinate efforts at the state level to close the digital divide.
  • Silicon Valley is now home to many of the world’s largest high-tech corporations, including the headquarters of 39 businesses in the Fortune 1000, and thousands of startup companies.
  • Since 2010, California Public Utilities Commission has been awarded $7,981,304 in federal grants for California’s Broadband Initiative.
  • Another $350,064,330, accounting for 10.0% of all federal infrastructure grants, was awarded to broadband infrastructure projects in California.