Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced the availability of loans to build broadband in rural areas, along with changes to the program required by the 2014 Farm Bill. To be eligible, an applicant must serve an area where at least 15 percent of the households are unserved. Applications with the most unserved households will be processed first. The maximum loan amount is $20 million. For more information, contact Shawn Arner at 202-720-0800.
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