Maine



State broadband website(s):

The Maine ConnectME Authority oversees expanding broadband access in rural and underserved areas of the state. The ConnectME Authority is administered by Maine’s Department of Economic and Community Development.

State broadband contact(s):

The ConnectME Authority has a community planning and infrastructure grants program for broadband projects throughout the state.

State broadband coordinator:

The Maine ConnectME Authority oversees expanding broadband access in rural and underserved areas of the state. The ConnectME Authority is administered by Maine’s Department of Economic and Community Development.

Broadband programs:

The ConnectME Authority has a community planning and infrastructure grants program for broadband projects throughout the state.

Funding for broadband:

The ConnectME Authority has awarded over $13 million in grant funding in 12 funding rounds since 2007.

State information is gathered by BroadbandUSA using publically available sources (e.g. state websites). The information is validated by the points-of-contact at each state-level agency(-ies). This information was last updated Summer 2018. The information is reviewed and updated periodically.