Sen. Mark Warner vows to continue expanding broadband in Southwest Virginia
SOUTH BOSTON, Va. – Even in 2020, internet accessibility and affordability are a luxury for some. Sen. Mark Warner was in South Boston Wednesday talking with a company responsible for connecting hundreds of thousands to the internet in Southside and beyond. Everybody needs access to broadband," said Northam at an event in Roanoke Tuesday. Northam explained the state has dedicated more money annually to broadband expansion under his administration. It is expected that 70% of the County will have full broadband access by the end of 2021.