Maxwell: PSC will award co-ops money this week

Public Service Commissioner for the state of Mississippi’s southern district Dane Maxwell called in to The JT Show today to provide an update on the broadband grant applications for electric cooperatives that are currently being reviewed by the PCS. Whichever of co-ops are awarded the grant will receive the portion in local funds by the … Continue reading “Maxwell: PSC will award co-ops money this week”

Rep. Bounds discusses broadband expansion act

On Monday, the Mississippi Legislature passed the “COVID-19 Connectivity Act,” which will provide $75 million of the CARES Act funding to electric co-ops and other providers in an effort to expand broadband internet access across the state. Rep. Scott Bounds joined today’s episode of The Gallo Show to talk about the ins and outs of the COVID-19 … Continue reading “Rep. Bounds discusses broadband expansion act”