The Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) will be hosting an application how-to-apply webinar for the 2021 Virginia Telecommunication
Initiative (VATI). DHCD will hosting the webinar using Adobe Connect. Participants can also join the sessions via conference call.
DHCD has $19 million to implement broadband infrastructure deployment to local governments in partnership with private internet service providers across the commonwealth. The funds shall be used for providing financial assistance to supplement construction costs by private sector broadband service providers to extend or expand service to areas that presently are deemed unserved by broadband providers.
Representatives from units of local government, internet service providers and other interested stakeholders are encouraged to participate.