Rhode Island



State broadband website(s):

Rhode Island does not have an office dedicated to broadband-related activity.

State broadband contact(s):

Rhode Island does not currently have any broadband programs.

State broadband coordinator:

Rhode Island does not have an office dedicated to broadband-related activity.

Broadband programs:

Rhode Island does not currently have any broadband programs.

Funding for broadband:

In 2016, the legislature appropriated a $15 million E-rate matching grant for Wi-Fi capabilities in every public K-12 classroom.

State information was gathered using publically available sources (e.g. state websites). State information is reviewed and updated periodically.