MN Broadband Task Force meeting today (April 29) at 10 am

I’m sorry I’m so late with the details. I am heading there soon and will take notes…

Tuesday, April 29, 2014
10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Blazing Star Room, Centennial Office Building
658 Cedar Street
Saint Paul, Minnesota 55155

10:00-10:10         Welcome/Introductions/Approve Minutes from February 19, 2014 Meeting

10:10-10:20         Update on Office of Broadband Development—Danna Mackenzie

10:20-10:30         Legislative Update—Kim Babine, DEED

10:30-11:30         Comments by Legislators

  • Invited: Sen. Matt Schmit, Rep. Sheldon Johnson, Rep. Erik Simonson, Rep. Ron Kresha (by phone)

11:30-12:10         Overview of Connect America Fund by Price Cap Carriers

  • Frontier: Scott Bohler, Manager, Government and External Affairs
  • CenturyLink: Jeff Lanning, VP Federal Regulatory Affairs (by phone)

12:10-1:00           Lunch (on your own at The Centennial Grand Cafe)

1:00-1:50              Overview of FCC’s Rural Broadband Experiments Expressions of Interest

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Librarian who follows rural broadband in MN and good uses of new technology (, hosts a radio show on MN music (, supports people experiencing homelessness in Minnesota ( and helps with social justice issues through Women’s March MN.

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