Broadband Illinois http://northernpublicradio.org en For Broadband In Northern Illinois, The Future Is Now http://northernpublicradio.org/post/broadband-northern-illinois-future-now <p>A push to bring high speed internet access to smaller communities and rural areas was a key part of President Obama’s 2009 stimulus package. &nbsp;One of the first projects to gain funding in Illinois was the DeKalb Advancement of Technology Authority, or <a href="http://www.broadbandillinois.org/DeKalb-Advancement-of-Technology-Authority-DATA-.html">DATA</a>. Mon, 03 Jun 2013 11:20:00 +0000 Guy Stephens 30774 at http://northernpublicradio.org For Broadband In Northern Illinois, The Future Is Now