Orange County releases RFP for broadband improvement in rural areas

ORANGE COUNTY (Feb. 8, 2018) -- Orange County has released a request for proposal (RFP) for vendors to propose broadband improvements in the rural areas of Orange County.  The Board of County Commissioners included $500,000 for these improvements in the 2017-18 budget.

"The goal is to make it attractive for vendors to invest in broadband infrastructure within the county  to provide and improve broadband in unserved and underserved areas," said Orange County Chief Information Officer Jim Northrup.

“Orange County Government is looking for a vendor to provide an affordable and scalable broadband solution for every rural resident of Orange County," said Northrup. "This Request for Proposals brings us one step closer to this goal.”

Responses to the RFP are required prior to 5 p.m. ET on Feb. 27, 2018.

  • Click here for the link to our RFP page.