Virginians for Jobs & the Economy

Broadband Access

High Speed Internet for All

Broadband Access

Broadband internet access is now an essential factor in creating jobs, promoting economic growth, and improving education. Investment in broadband infrastructure helps businesses grow and creates new job opportunities. Businesses need fast and reliable internet service to succeed in the modern economy. Bringing broadband to areas which have lagging access is a priority to attract companies and start-ups to the area.

Here are some projects we believe in:

County Broadband

Expanding broadband into rural areas can have a profound impact on job creation and opportunity. It also allows people to work from home who previously had to make a long drive into areas with better internet, giving people more family time and helps with traffic.

Franklin County, VA

Read More: Franklin County seeks to improve broadband access in rural areas | Roanoke Times | January 9, 2017

Pittsylvania County, VA

Read More: Broadband work to start within three months in Pittsylvania County | | Feb 1, 2017