Telecommunications & Technology Policy Steering Committee

All matters pertaining to telecommunications and technology policy, including the county role as a regulator, service provider, and consumer, cable services, information technology, e-governance and GIS data collection and utilization.

Policy Platform & Resolutions 2023-2024

Counties play a major role in the nation’s communications system as regulators, service providers, and consumers of communications services. County officials have a responsibility to ensure that the public interest is being served by communications providers, regardless of the delivery platform.

Updates & Analysis

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NACo urges counties to participate in the FCC’s Broadband Data Collection process

Counties can challenge location data and broadband availability data through the FCC's updated mapping process


DOJ proposes new rule for nondiscrimination on the basis of disability for state and local web-based services

New rule will seek to improve accessibility for all state and local government web-based services.

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DHS Announces New Funding Round for the State and Local Cybersecurity Grant Program

DHS announces new funding round for the State and Local Cybersecurity Grant Program

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County News

Counties build AI framework to harness its potential, bolster protection

More than a dozen people involved in county administration and governance are working to figure out the future opportunities for counties and artificial intelligence.

Committee Chair

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Hon. Gregg Weiss

Commissioner, Palm Beach County, Fla.

Committee Contact

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Seamus Dowdall

Associate Legislative Director – Telecommunications & Technology
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