Last Mile Program News

Links to press releases, procurements, articles, and announcements about progress related to the Last Mile Program for unserved towns.

July 12, 2017
Commonwealth, Charter Agree to Deliver Broadband Coverage to Five Unserved Towns

June 22, 2017
Request for Bids - Utility Poles & Conduit Reels: Notice of  Disposition of Surplus Supplies

June 22, 2017
MBI & Comcast Sign Agreement to Provide Broadband to Montgomery

May 16, 2017
Baker-Polito Administration Highlights Impact of Investments in ‘Last Mile’ Broadband Connectivity

May 6, 2017
Baker-Polito Administration Awards $4.6 Million for 6 Municipal Broadband Grants in Western MA

April 3, 2017
New Commonwealth Last Mile Infrastructure Grant Program Application Process Opens

March 28, 2017
Baker-Polito Administration Announces New Broadband Grant Program

March 27, 2017
Comcast Proposal Approved to Close Last Mile Coverage Gaps in Four Unserved Towns

March 8, 2017
Charter Communications Proposal Approved to Close Last Mile Coverage Gaps in Six Unserved Towns

January 23, 2017
Private Provider Responses to MBI Last Mile Grant RFP

January 6, 2017
MBI 2016 Review and Steps Forward for 2017

December 6, 2016
MBI Approves Last Mile Grants to Support Broadband Expansion in Alford, Otis and Warwick

November 18, 2016
MBI Issued an RFP for Last Mile Grants to Provide Broadband Service to Unserved Towns in Western Massachusetts

October 5, 2016
Rollout of Pole Surveys in Several ‘Last Mile’ Municipalities to Begin

August 9, 2016
Commonwealth, Charter Finalize Agreement to Deliver Broadband to Hinsdale, Lanesborough, West Stockbridge

September 29, 2016
MBI/MassTech Boards Approve Revised MBI Last Mile Program Policy

September 14, 2016
MBI Issued an RFP for Last Mile Design and Engineering Support Services

August 9, 2016
Commonwealth, Charter Finalize Agreement to Deliver Broadband to Hinsdale, Lanesborough, West Stockbridge

June 30, 2016
MBI Announces Grant to Support Construction of Mount Washington's 'Last Mile' Broadband Network

June 8, 2016
Commonwealth, MBI Announce Grant for Middlefield Wireless Pilot Project