Equitable and affordable broadband access has become a critical form of community infrastructure; yet, thousands of households in Pennsylvania do not have this basic necessity. The Pitt Task Force on Broadband Access and Equity with a deep commitment to understanding digital equity needs in our communities; as well as to provide subject matter expertise, guidance, and support to the Pennsylvania Broadband Development Authority (PBDA) as they work to implement digital equity solutions across the Commonwealth.


The task force submitted the following letter and recommendations to the Pennsylvania Broadband Development Authority in September:

Recommendations to Inform the BEAD 5-Year Plan for PA