Pen City Current
LEE COUNTY – A $5.5 million expansion of broadband fiber optics in rural Lee County targeting low and no service areas was awarded $3.55 million in state funding Tuesday. The grant was awarded to Danville Telecom for a project to bring a new fiber optic backbone up the west side of the county and across the Hwy. 16 to Hwy. 61. The money comes from the Empower Rural Iowa Broadband Grant program.