How can we

improve our economic development?


We can work together to bring essential, affordable broadband technology to all corners of our county. High-speed Internet is revolutionizing education, economic development, healthcare, work, and quality of life.

Together, we can partner to advance the availability and use of broadband in Sherburne County.

WHAT IS BROADBAND?

Simply defined, broadband is an always-on, high-speed Internet connection that allows users to download and manage large files and data quickly and easily.

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WHY IS BROADBAND SO IMPORTANT?

Recent studies show that 85% of Americans 18 and older use the Internet at least occasionally.

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3 STEPS YOU CAN TAKE TO HELP BRING BROADBAND TO ALL OF SHERBURNE COUNTY


1.
Educate

Educate your friends and neighbors about our growing need for stronger broadband services county-wide. Encourage them to speak up! By supporting initiatives like SherBand, you are telling your elected leaders, “I want  better broadband in Sherburne County.”

2.
Partner

Encourage the county leaders and area broadband providers to build partnerships that will improve service to all corners of our county. Through partnerships, we can bring affordable broadband to rural residents and city dwellers alike.

3.
Advocate

Take Action! Contact your elected officials today and tell them “I support partnerships that will bring broadband to ALL Sherburne County residents.”


ELECTED OFFICIALS


EVENTS

Look for committee representatives at community events throughout the year

Your SherBand committee members are eager to meet you and talk about how improved broadband will impact your life. Please look for us at these upcoming events:


July 16-20 Sherburne County Fair

City Council Meetings

Township Board Meetings