The Broadband Development Office (BDO), operated by the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts, awards grants, low-interest loans and other financial incentives to internet service providers who expand access to broadband service in underserved areas. The BDO also provides a variety of tools and resources supporting the expansion of broadband access across Texas.
Thanks to all who participated in our Listening Tour!
Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar and BDO staff conducted town hall-style forums in each of Texas’ economic regions. During these stops, Comptroller Hegar and BDO leadership heard testimony from Texans regarding broadband access in their communities.
Participants included taxpayers, community advocates, students, educators, public officials, agricultural producers, nonprofit representatives, internet service providers, industry leaders, senior citizens and health care providers. Read more.