The Importance of Broadband and e-Government for Local Governments

February 16, 2012

3:00-5:00 p.m.

Broadband connectivity and access to high-speed internet is one of the most important issues for local governments of the 21st Century. No other issue touches so many aspects of local government, from economic development, to community planning, to expanding educational opportunities and building government transparency. This video and the included resources, give local leaders the basics of broadband and an overview of one area (e-government) where broadband access is changing the nature of local government.

E-Government Innovation and Strategy for Local Government

The Importance of Broadband