HWDC Pres / CEO Darnell Sutton with Mt. Vernon Mayor Andre Wallace

HWDC on the Move – Discusses Ongoing Plans with Mayor Andre Wallace to Build Mt. Vernon, NY into a Smart City.

HWDC on the Move – Discusses Ongoing Plans with Mayor Andre Wallace to Build Mt Vernon, NY into a Smart City. HWDC Pres / CEO Darnell Sutton with Mt. Vernon Mayor Andre Wallace HWDC Pres/ CEO Darnell Sutton with Mt. Vernon Mayor Andre Wallace; Crown Castle Executives, Joanne Piquion & Curt Fox; Former Mayor Mt.…

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HWDC On the Move – Now in Paterson, New Jersey with Mayor André Sayegh!

HWDC On the Move – Now in Paterson, New Jersey with Mayor André Sayegh! HWDC Pres/CEO Darnell Sutton meets Paterson NJ Mayor André Sayegh regarding  Smart City and Op Zone Initiatives. Darnell Sutton meets Mayor André Sayegh of Paterson NJ Darnell Sutton meets Mayor André Sayegh of Paterson NJ Mayor Andre Sayegh, Paterson, NJ with: Director…

ART KANE- HARLEM 1958

Jonathan Kane and Benny Golson reveal the story behind the most iconic photograph in the history of Jazz. Sixty years later Art Kane’s son Jonathan, himself a photographer and musician, wrote the story of this celebrated and widely imitated photograph in a recently published book titled Art Kane Harlem 1958. The Library of Congress Music…

HUD OFFERS $112 MILLION TO EXPAND AFFORDABLE HOUSING OPPORTUNITIES FOR LOW-INCOME PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES

HUD OFFERS $112 MILLION TO EXPAND AFFORDABLE HOUSING OPPORTUNITIES FOR LOW-INCOME PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES Available funding includes $75 million in capital to produce new housing WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced today that there is a combined $112 million available to expand the supply of permanent affordable housing for…

FCC AUTHORIZES OVER $61.8 MILLION IN FUNDING FOR RURAL BROADBAND

Media Contact: Katie Gorscak, (202) 418-2156 Katie.gorscak@fcc.gov For Immediate Release FCC AUTHORIZES OVER $61.8 MILLION IN FUNDING FOR RURAL BROADBAND Sixth Round of Funding from Connect America Fund Auction Starts This Month and Includes 14 States WASHINGTON, October 10, 2019—The Federal Communications Commission today authorized over $61.8 million in funding over the next decade to…

NRD HIGHLIGHTED PROGRAMS FOR OUR MILITARY, VETERANS AND FAMILIES

NRD HIGHLIGHTED PROGRAMS FOR OUR MILITARY, VETERANS AND FAMILIES The National Resource Directory and the Office of Warrior Care Policy engage with programs for Service Members and Veterans across the Department of Defense, Department of Veterans Affairs, other U.S. Government agencies, and associated organizations.   Department of Defense Compensation and Benefits Handbook for Wounded, Ill,…

USDA Rural Development operates over fifty financial assistance programs for a variety of rural applications.

USDA Rural Development operates over fifty financial assistance programs for a variety of rural applications. Programs & Services USDA Rural Development operates over fifty financial assistance programs for a variety of rural applications. Select a category that best describes your situation, and see what RD can do to assist you. We also offer a list of…

Telecom Programs

Telecom Programs Announcement : For information about the broadband pilot program (ReConnect Program) authorized in the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2018 please log into :  https://reconnect.usda.gov USDA is investing in Rural Broadband to rebuild America’s infrastructure. Read more. Access to broadband has become essential for the social and economic benefits it provides to American residents, businesses, governments…

How ‘private 5G’ could enable Google and Amazon to become telcos

One of the technologies in the 5G wireless portfolio enables a transmitter to operate on unlicensed frequencies. Technically, that may mean you don’t need to own frequency to be a 5G carrier One of the key selling points of 5G wireless technology to the world’s telecommunications providers has been the opportunity to enter new markets…

Homelessness Assistance Programs

Homelessness Assistance Programs https://www.hudexchange.info/homelessness-assistance/ Homelessness assistance programs provide funding to States and local governments and nonprofit providers to serve individuals and families across the United States who are affected by homelessness. Select among the tabs below to learn more about specific programs; application, data collection, and reporting systems; national, state, and local data and reports;…

HUD SECRETARY BEN CARSON TO CHAIR WHITE HO– — USE COUNCIL ON AFFORDABLE HOUSING

HUD SECRETARY BEN CARSON TO CHAIR WHITE HO– — USE COUNCIL ON AFFORDABLE HOUSING   HUD No. 19-096 HUD Public Affairs (202) 708-0685 FOR RELEASE Tuesday June 25, 2019 HUD SECRETARY BEN CARSON TO CHAIR WHITE HO– — USE COUNCIL ON AFFORDABLE HOUSING WASHINGTON – Today, President Donald Trump signed an Executive Order establishing the…

One Step Closer to Nationwide 5G: T-Mobile, Qualcomm and Ericsson take Massive Step Toward Delivering Broad 5G on Low-Band Spectrum

July 11, 2019 – Companies Complete World’s First Low-Band Data Session on a Commercial 5G Modem – Low-Band FDD Spectrum to Enable Wider Coverage and Deeper Signal Penetration for Accelerated 5G Network Deployments Around the Globe Bellevue, Washington – July 11, 2019 – T-Mobile (NASDAQ: TMUS), Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ:…

Over 3.5 Billion Blocked … And Counting: T-Mobile Hosts Scam ‘Block Party’ to Raise Awareness

Over 3.5 Billion Blocked … And Counting: T-Mobile Hosts Scam ‘Block Party’ to Raise Awareness July 11, 2019 What’s the news The Un-carrier’s industry-leading technology has now blocked 3.5 billion scam calls and warned customers of 15 billion ‘Scam Likely’ calls. Now, T-Mobile is hosting a virtual ‘Block Party’ on July 15th to raise awareness…

Darnell Sutton with Ras Braka, Mayor, City of Newark

‘Smart Cities’ conference highlights Newark’s tech infrastructure

By: David Hutter June 26, 2019 12:18 pm Newark Mayor Ras Baraka and New Jersey Institute of Technology President Joel Bloom used the occasion of the June 26 New Jersey Alliance for Action Inaugural Statewide 5G Construction/Smart Cities Conference to tout the technology infrastructure that wires the state’s largest city. Newark Mayor Ras Baraka. “The…

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Restoring Reporting Requirements Key to Defending Opportunity Zones’ Promise

Restoring Reporting Requirements Key to Defending Opportunity Zones’ Promise BY SHAY HAWKINS May 20, 2019 The United States has now seen 94 consecutive months of positive job growth, highlighting the strength of the overall economy. Despite this tremendous economic progress, however, some communities stay disconnected from the benefits of this expansion. Even in otherwise prosperous…

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The Economic Innovation Group Applauds Bipartisan Bill on Reporting Requirements for Investments in Opportunity Zones

  The Economic Innovation Group (EIG) welcomed bipartisan Congressional action to affirm the importance of investment transparency in Opportunity Zones, and reinstate impact and outcome reporting measures from the Investing in Opportunity Act. In the Senate, Senators Cory Booker (D-NJ), Tim Scott (R-SC), Maggie Hassan (D-NH), and Todd Young (R-IN) introduced a bill (S. 1344) that would establish a reporting framework for investments in Opportunity…

Amid a crisis of inequality, $2 trillion of tax-free investing in Opportunity Zones could benefit both rich and poor

PUBLISHED MON, MAY 6 2019  9:00 AM EDTUPDATED MON, MAY 6 2019  10:04 AM EDT R. Paul Herman, CEO, and Noah Strouse, investment analyst, at HIP Investor KEY POINTS More than $2 trillion in unrealized gains sit on the ledgers of investors and corporations, according to the Economic Innovation Group. Investing these funds directly in 8,700 Opportunity…