Monthly Archives: March 2016

MBI: To the Drawing Boards Once Again . . .

THE MASSACHUSETTS BROADBAND INSTITUTE (MBI) and the Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development have issued a joint “need-for-further-study” letter regarding Broadband spending for Western Massachusetts.mbi-letter-to-the-towns This comes after a pause of several weeks¬†in new MBI funding activity while¬†the Baker Administration conducted an operational review in the wake of the resignation of former MBI Director Eric Nakajima.

The current letter is signed jointly by Katie Stebbins, Assistant Secretary, Technology, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship, Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development, and Elizabeth Copeland, Interim Director, MBI.

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