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.

The deadline for the Broadband Action Plan public comment was noon PST on November 20, 2020.


Final Action Plan

December 30, 2020: Action Plan Final


Draft Action Plans

December 16, 2020: Action Plan Draft Update
November 18, 2020:
Action Plan Draft Updated per November 18, 2020 Broadband Council Meeting 
November 17, 2020:
Action Plan Draft
October 23, 2020: Action Plan Outline Updated per October 23, 2020 Broadband Council Meeting


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, Video Recording 10-29-20 9:30 am

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, Video Recording 10-29-20 1:00 pm, Meeting Chat 1:00 pm

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 – 4:00 pm, Video Recording 10-29-20 3:00 pm, Meeting Chat 3:00 pm


Action Plan Working Sessions

October 27 Action Plan Working Session, Agenda 10-27, Video Recording 10-27
October 28 Action Plan Working Session (Cancelled)
November 3 Action Plan Working Session (Cancelled)
November 4 Action Plan Working Session, Agenda 11-4, Video Recording 11-4


Submitted Written Public Comment

August 24, 2020: Riverside County Office of Education 1
August 26, 2020: Michelson 20MM Foundation
August 26, 2020: Crown Castle 1
September 21, 2020: California Cable and Telecommunications Association 1
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
October 17, 2020: Devin Broussard
October 20, 2020: South Bay Cities Council of Governments 1
October 20, 2020: Crown Castle 2 (Remediation in progress. Please contact the California Broadband Council 1 if you need assistance.)
October 21, 2020: AT&T 1
October 23, 2020: Tom West
October 23, 2020: Cox Communications
October 23, 2020: CTIA 1
October 26, 2020: American Association of University Women Camarillo Branch
October 28, 2020: Central Valley Education Coalition and Education Coalition 1
October 28, 2020: Crown Castle 3 (Remediation in progress. Please contact the California Broadband Council 2 if you need assistance.)
October 29, 2020: Monterey Bay Economic Partnership (Remediation in progress. Please contact the California Broadband Council 3 if you need assistance.)
October 30, 2020: Gary Bolles
November 10, 2020: WiConduit
November 10, 2020: South Bay Cities Council of Governments 2
November 11, 2020: Common Sense
November 13, 2020: California Cable and Telecommunications Association 2
November 16, 2020: Noah Aptekar
November 17, 2020: California Cable and Telecommunications Association 3
November 17, 2020: Central Valley Education Coalition and Education Coalition 2 (updated)
November 17, 2020: GeoLinks
November 17, 2020: Santa Clara County Office of Education
November 17, 2020: Ashley Johnson
November 18, 2020: NextGen
November 18, 2020: Access Humboldt
November 18, 2020: Indian Health Services
November 18, 2020: Nevada County
November 18, 2020: Riverside County
November 18, 2020: Skills for California
November 19, 2020: Ben Palacio
November 19, 2020: Riverside County Office of Education 2
November 19, 2020: Partnership for Los Angeles Schools
November 19, 2020: California Library Association
November 19, 2020: Los Angeles County
November 19, 2020: Monterey County
November 20, 2020: New Networks Institute and the Irregulars (Remediation in progress. Please contact the California Broadband Council 4 if you need assistance.)
November 20, 2020: Rural County Representatives of California
November 20, 2020: California Public Utilities Commission Office of the Public Advocate
November 20, 2020: Keith Taylor and Ricardo Lainez
November 20, 2020: California Telehealth Policy Coalition
November 20, 2020: California IT In Education
November 20, 2020: Higher Education Coalition
November 20, 2020: Alpine County Supervisors Terry Woodrow and David Griffith
November 20, 2020: League of California Cities
November 20, 2020: CENIC
November 20, 2020: Ting
November 20, 2020: CTIA 2
November 20, 2020: South Bay Cities Council of Governments 3
November 20, 2020: San Bernardino County
November 20, 2020: AT&T 2
November 20, 2020: San Francisco Department of Technology
November 20, 2020: California Cable and Telecommunications Association 4
November 20, 2020: Gretchen Swanson
November 20, 2020: CITRIS and the Banatao Institute
November 20, 2020: Vinzant Group 
November 20, 2020: Joy Sterling
November 20, 2020: Long Beach Gray Panthers
November 20, 2020: Crown Castle 4
November 20, 2020: Sacramento Coalition for Digital Inclusion
November 20, 2020: Dr. Blanco Gordo
November 20, 2020: Central Valley Education Coalition
November 20, 2020: California Housing Consortium
November 20, 2020: California State Association of Counties
November 20, 2020: Dr. Donna Begay, Tubatulabal Tribal Researcher and Cultural Practitioner
November 23, 2020: Ewiiaapaayp Band of Kumeyaay Indians
November 24, 2020: Tule River Tribe
December 9, 2020: Unidos US
December 9, 2020: Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians
December 11, 2020: Yurok Tribe
December 11, 2020: Fort Bidwell Indian Community Council 
December 15, 2020: Jezra
December 15, 2020: Congregations Organized for Prophetic Engagement
December 15, 2020: Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation
December 16, 2020: Canal Alliance
December 17, 2020: The Education Trust West
December 17, 2020: Parent Institute for Quality Education
December 17, 2020: Campaign for College Opportunity
December 17, 2020: Los Angeles United Methodist Urban Foundation & Kid City Hope Place