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Blog // Connect Michigan

Gull Lake Area Community Moving Forward With the Connect Community Program

By Wil Payton

Gull Lake is a popular and scenic body of water in southwestern Michigan, often cited as one of the state’s “largest water playgrounds.” Surrounded by six townships spanning three counties, the Gull Lake Area is also home to several championship level golf courses, quiet residential communities, and more rural areas. Yet with all the regional amenities, several sections of the area remain unreachable by broadband, to the detriment of local residents and vacationers alike. In January, 19 representatives from these six townships and local Internet service providers met at the Richland Township Hall to partner with Connect Michigan in the “...

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Momentum Builds for Connect Michigan

By Wil Payton

Connect Michigan is excited to be partnering with local broadband providers, and the government of Barry County to bring broadband access to more homes in their community!  Check out this great story on our new partnership below: HASTINGS — Barry County has enrolled in a program seeking to increase access, reliability and use of broadband. Connect Michigan is a statewide nonprofit organization promoting broadband expansion. Barry is only the second county in the state to begin working with Connect Michigan through a connected community certification program. “Barry is a rural county with fantastic natural resources; however, those same...

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Clare County First in State to Join Innovative Broadband Expansion Effort

By CMI Staff

Leaders enlist in Connect Michigan’s Connected program to bridge technology gap, boost economy, and quality of life Clare County, MI - Clare County leaders Tuesday became the first in the state to enroll their community in an innovative program that seeks to boost the local economy and quality of life for residents though increased access, adoption, and use of broadband. Staff from Connect Michigan, the statewide nonprofit promoting broadband expansion, led 16 Clare County leaders through the steps of the new “Connected” community certification program that offers a comprehensive and localized way for communities to bridge the digital divide...

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