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12:44 pm
Tue October 15, 2013

One Maryland Broadband Network Completed

Governor Martin O'Malley
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STEVENSVILLE, Md. (AP) - Maryland officials announced the completion of the One Maryland Broadband Network.

Gov. Martin O'Malley, Sen. Barbara Mikulski and Howard County Executive Ken Ulman made the announcement today at Kent Island High School.

The broadband network project connects more than 1,066 community anchor institutions. Those include schools, police facilities, libraries, colleges and universities with 1,321 new miles of fiber.

The project has been a partnership among federal, state and local communities.