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Governor Ron DeSantis awards Flagler County $4 million for ‘Nexus Center’ as part of broadband expansion

Governor Ron DeSantis awards Flagler County $4 million for ‘Nexus Center’ as part of broadband expansion

Governor Ron DeSantis on Friday awarded $4 million to Flagler County for its “Nexus Center” – a multi-purpose facility to house both a new library and the county’s Health and Human Services Department – as part of a total $223 million to expand broadband internet access to all Floridians. The funding includes $135 million in state funding through the Broadband Opportunity Program, as well as $86 million in federal funds through the Multipurpose Community Facilities Program. “We are thrilled by this announcement,” said County Administrator Heidi Petito. “This is huge for Flagler County. We are extremely grateful to have been…
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