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Building a Digital Bridge

Building a Digital Bridge

Written by Ben Lewis-Ramirez and Rene Gonzalez As a result of the impacts from the digital divide in our communities, states, and country we are finally on a path towards closing these critical gaps in our infrastructure and deploying the technology of tomorrow. With...

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Advocating for the community’s needs

Advocating for the community’s needs

Written by Chris Kirkland What if I told you a utility provider could prevent your family or business from enjoying another essential utility’s service. Envision your water provider preventing the gas company from accessing your home efficiently and in a...

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The Digital Divide: Not In My Backyard

The Digital Divide: Not In My Backyard

Rene Gonzalez is the Chief Strategy Officer at Lit Communities, which provides a full, turnkey solution for building broadband infrastructure for communities of all sizes, enabling them to create digital equity for the residents and businesses. Rene has over 15 years...

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Eat your Fiber, or you will starve waiting on 5G

Eat your Fiber, or you will starve waiting on 5G

Ben is Lit Communities Chief Marketing Officer and has over 10 years of executive management experience in the outside plant engineering and construction industries, with a focus in business development and strategic planning for the past 3 years. Ben is a vocal...

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In the Press

American Rescue Plan Spotlight Series – Part 3

American Rescue Plan Spotlight Series – Part 3

On May 10, 2021, the Department of Treasury released guidelines and detailed information regarding the American Rescue Plan Act’s $350 billion in Local and State Aid. To assist communities who are considering the use of this funding for broadband, Lit Communities’...

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American Rescue Plan Spotlight Series – Part 2

American Rescue Plan Spotlight Series – Part 2

On May 10, 2021, the Department of Treasury released guidelines and detailed information regarding the American Rescue Plan Act’s $350 billion in Local and State aid for communities.  To assist communities who are considering the use of this funding for...

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American Rescue Plan Spotlight Series – Part 1

American Rescue Plan Spotlight Series – Part 1

On May 10, 2021, the Department of Treasury released guidelines and detailed information regarding the American Rescue Plan Act’s $350 billion in Local and State aid for communities. To assist communities who are considering the use of this funding for broadband, Lit...

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Telecommuting, COVID-19, and Open Access Networks

Telecommuting, COVID-19, and Open Access Networks

At the moment, there seems to be no shortage of content analyzing the myriad ways the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is impacting our lives. At Lit Communities (Lit), we live and breathe connectivity, and we’ve been on our soap boxes for years about the inadequacy of...

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Lit Communities’ CSO Elected to DIASA Steering Committee

Lit Communities’ CSO Elected to DIASA Steering Committee

Rene Gonzalez is the Chief Strategy Officer at Lit Communities, which provides a full, turnkey solution for building broadband infrastructure for communities of all sizes, enabling them to create digital equity for the residents and businesses. Rene has over 15 years...

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Medina Fiber

Medina Fiber

Brian is the Chief Executive Officer for Lit and has previously worked as Director of Fiber Delivery at Byers Engineering in addition to creating the Network Design Practice Area at Foresite Group. Brian started out working in drafting and design at the Dothan...

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