California State Broadband Action Plan

California Executive Order N-73-20 requires the development of a California State Broadband Action Plan.

The California Broadband Council will discuss development of the plan during its September 23, October 23, November 18, and December 9 meetings.

Meeting logistics can be found on the Council’s web site. Meeting agendas are posted 10 calendar days prior to the meetings.

Public comment can be submitted verbally by attending the Council meetings, by submitting written comments to CABroadbandCouncil@state.ca.gov, or by attending a listening session. The deadline for submitting public comment is noon on Friday, November 20, 2020.


Draft Action Plans

October 22, 2020: Draft Action Plan Outline (Remediation in progress. Please contact the California Broadband Council if you need assistance.)


Listening Sessions

Broadband Communities Focus hosted by California Forward

September 29 9:30 am – 11:00 am, Video Recording 9-29-20
October 29 9:30 am – 11:00 am via Go To Webinar

Local Governments Focus hosted by the California Transportation Agency

October 1 10:00 am – 11:00 am, Video Recording 10-1-20
October 29 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm via ZOOM (Registration is required upon logging in.)

Internet Service Providers Focus hosted by the California Department of Technology

October 7 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm, Video Recording 10-7-20
October 29 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm via ZOOM (Registration is required upon logging in.)


Action Plan Working Sessions

October 27 Action Plan Working Session, Agenda 10-27, Virtual Meeting 10-27
October 28 Action Plan Working Session, Agenda 10-28, Virtual Meeting 10-28
November 3 Action Plan Working Session, Agenda 11-3, Virtual Meeting 11-3
November 4 Action Plan Working Session, Agenda 11-4, Virtual Meeting 11-4


Submitted Written Public Comment

August 24, 2020: Riverside County Office of Education
August 26, 2020: Michelson 20MM Foundation
August 26, 2020: Crowne Castle
September 21, 2020: California Cable and Telecommunications Association
September 23, 2020: United States Department of Agriculture
October 9, 2020: El Dorado County
October 13, 2020: Bruce Vogen
October 15, 2020: Electronic Frontier Foundation (Remediation in progress. Please contact the California Broadband Council if you need assistance.)
October 17, 2020: Devin Broussard
October 20, 2020: South Bay Cities Council of Governments
October 20, 2020: Crown Castle (Remediation in progress. Please contact the California Broadband Council if you need assistance.)
October 21, 2020: AT&T