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ISED rolls out broadband across southern Ontario

News | 08/28/2023 3:21 pm EDT
Innovation Minister François-Philippe Champagne speaks to reporters on May 19, 2020. (photo via CPAC.)

The Department of Innovation, Science and Economic Development (ISED) is partnering with the government of Ontario to provide high-speed internet access to hundreds of communities in southern Ontario, it was announced Monday. High-speed is defined as download speeds of 50 megabits per second (Mbps) and upload speeds of 10 Mbps. The two governments are spending $219 million on the projects.

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