OKLAHOMANS PROJECTED TO BENEFIT
ESTIMATED PROJECT DURATION
The FTTH project for the town of Wellston will deploy last-mile fiber optic cable to approximately 381 locations serving a population of 775. Wellston will have access to high speed internet at speeds up to 1000 Mbps symmetric after the completion of this project.
The population of has a median household income of $47,917 and has seen a decline of 4.64% in the last 2 years. This is significantly lower than the median household income in US at $65,712 and also less than the median income in Oklahoma. Lack of broadband keeps the population of remotely working and keeps the children from utilizing distance learning. Both these activities are a priority during the pandemic.
The project performance will be measured by milestones as detailed in the attached project narrative. The total project timeline is approximately 12 months and is divided in to 7 miles stones. The project performance will also be measured by ensuring that most of the population of Wellston gets access to highspeed broadband utilizing FTTH.
ONGOING INVESTMENT AMOUNT
ONGOING INVESTMENT DESCRIPTION
ONGOING INVESTMENT REQUIRED
Able to continue operation without additional funding from the State of Oklahoma
Investments in Water, Sewer, and Broadband
Broadband: ?Last Mile? projects
FEDERAL GRANT AMOUNT
FEDERAL GRANT DESCRIPTION
Small business (<$5M revenue annually)
Data source: Oklahoma Office of Management and Enterprise Services / More information »