AT&T Changes CAF Phase I Deployment Plans; Existing Providers Have 45 Days to Respond


AT&T Inc. (AT&T) has notified the Federal Communications Commission that it intends to modify its Connect America Fund (CAF) Phase I Round 2 broadband deployment plans. AT&T plans to deploy broadband service to unserved locations in 7,931 newly identified census blocks that were not previously selected as part of its initial support election. Existing providers now have 45 days (until March 16, 2015) to indicate that they offer Internet access service at speeds of 3 Mbps downstream and 768 kbps upstream or higher in any of the newly identified census blocks. A list of the census blocks is available in Microsoft excel format at

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