In developing a Rural Broadband Strategy in the MD of Taber the ultimate objective is to promote the accessibility, quality, and affordability of rural broadband high-speed data.
Rural Broadband Accessibility
High-speed rural broadband data will extend to most if not all MD of Taber ratepayers.
Rural Broadband Quality
5MB Download and 1MB Upload for broadband in Canada were considered acceptable as recent as 6 years ago. Now, acceptable data speeds are 50Mbps Download and 10Mbps Upload.
Rural Broadband Affordability
The MD of Taber is considering an investment in broadband infrastructure and needs to confirm that this investment is justified by the broadband project to not only provide high-speed to ratepayers but also to offer them affordable residential rates.
Your participation in this survey will help define underserved areas as we work to expand and improve rural broadband access in the MD of Taber.