The City partnered with Google Fiber for Community Connections and selected 100 social good locations to receive a free gigabit Internet connection that will spark social innovation.
The nonprofit and public facilities selected for Community Connections represent diverse community needs including arts & culture, education & workforce, public entities, and social, health & well-being.
A map including the application documents of the 100 selected locations receiving a gigabit Internet connections:
The application process for this program concluded in 2013, after a comprehensive engagement strategy yielded 300+ site applications. The original review and assessment criteria can be accessed here.
The dataset above is updated as the list is adjusted, the Austin City Council retains authority to vote on site replacements, as recommended by staff, utilizing the existing 300+ applications received by the original program application deadline in 2013.