Madison County ReConnect Broadband Project
**Please note that this page will be updated as we have more information and the project moves forward. Last update: May 31, 2022**
PFSA's (Proposed Funded Service Areas):
Current Status of Project:
May 31, 2022 - Madison County, Empire Access, New York Engineering Services, and ECC Technologies held a construction kickoff meeting. In the coming weeks a full construction schedule will be announced. This process will take a few years to complete, but it is moving forward.
May 10, 2022 - Board of Supervisors Award Contract for broadband network operation to Empire Long Distance.
May 10, 2022 - Board of Supervisors approve using $3.3 mil of Fund Balance to pay for the Madison County share of the USDA Reconnect Grant to build the FTTP Broadband Network. By using fund balance that we currently have, it will save residents hundreds of thousands if the County had bonded the project.
Madison County ReConnect Project Map: