Project THOR

Tom Clements Award Honorable Mention 2020

Talai Shirey ~ October 8, 2021 ~ Blog Love: 0

Nate Walowitz, NWCCOG Regional Broadband Director, receives Honorable Mention by Gov. Polis’ Office for Outstanding Service in Government for the Tom Clements award. As the Cameron Creek fire raged, Nate’s effort over one weekend to connect Estes Park was heroic and innovative, drawing upon many partners developed over the years through NWCCOG’s Broadband Program. (photo

Project THOR “In the News”

Becky ~ February 10, 2021 ~ Blog Love: 0

Project THOR’s launch was featured in the Colorado Sun. “Internet outages became a distant memory this month as a good chunk of western Colorado turned on a new broadband system. But this wasn’t built by a typical telecom. It took a band of local governments and partners from 14 rural communities to stitch together the

Breckenridge Fiber 9600

Becky ~ February 10, 2021 ~ Blog Love: 0

Things move fast in Breck. The Town  invested in an extensive network of public fiber to accelerate innovative solutions to major challenges. The TOB was the first to connect to Project THOR through a Summit County hosted Meet-me-Center location to support their ambitious municipal broadband project, known as Fiber9600  as a part of the multipronged

Aspen Community Broadband

Becky ~ February 10, 2021 ~ Blog Love: 0

NWCCOG celebrates The City of Aspen’s “Aspen Community Broadband” project which was recognized for one of three annual Excellence Awards from CGAIT (Colorado Government Association of Information Technology) in 2020 for “Enhancing Public-Facing Communications and Services.” This is the announcement from CGAIT: Aspen’s remote geographic location and the adverse impacts from periodic commercial Internet Service