Broadband Infrastructure Playbook 3.0

Playbook 3.0 combines four deep-dive modules that aim to help state broadband offices as they make decisions on key aspects of the Broadband Equity, Access, and Deployment (BEAD) program and complete their initial proposals for NTIA review before a December 27 deadline. The Broadband Infrastructure Playbook 3.0 includes the following modules that offer solutions to some of the most challenging BEAD proposal requirements:

  • Permitting: Access to State and Local Rights-of-Way and Infrastructure
  • Achieving Digital Opportunity through BEAD Grants (Extremely High Cost per Location Threshold)
  • Broadband Mapping Challenge Processes
  • Cybersecurity and Supply Chain Risk Management Under the BEAD Program

Fiber Broadband Association and NTCA Release Complete Broadband Infrastructure Playbook 3.0 Ahead of BEAD Initial Proposal Deadl