The Oregon Broadband Advisory Council (OBAC) is requesting county participation in a biennial survey on the use of e-government and broadband by counties. This survey will be used to help OBAC compile their biennial report to the Legislative Assembly on the affordability and accessibility of broadband technology in all areas of the state and on the extent of broadband technology use in healthcare, energy management, education, and government.
Survey responses are due on September 14, 2020.
The OBAC and a Broadband Advisory Council Fund were created in the 2009 Legislative session to help ensure the implementation of statewide broadband strategies.
The mission of the council is to encourage coordination and collaboration between organizations and economic sectors to leverage the development and utilization of broadband for education, workforce development and telehealth, and to promote broadband u