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Discounted connectivity offered through FCC program

Atlantic Broadband, the cable operator serving residents of Mathews County, is providing broadband connectivity at discounted prices for financially struggling households through the FCC’s Affordability Connectivity Program.

Under the program, Atlantic Broadband will provide a discount of up to $30 per month towards broadband service for eligible households (and up to $75 per month for households on qualifying Tribal lands) so that they can stay connected to daily essentials such as telehealth, distance learning, and work from home, a release said.

All customers that meet financial eligibility requirements may choose a Atlantic Broadband internet package that fits their household needs. Atlantic Broadband will apply the Affordable Connectivity Program discount as a monthly credit against the cost of the broadband service.

Affordable Connectivity Program enrollment is now open. Households may apply and determine their eligibility for the program by visiting Onc...

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