Round 2 State Commitments 



Organization Project Location State Commitment
Aero Group  Aero Rural Expansion Northwest Illinois $200,000
Blackhawk Hills Resource Conservation & Development Blackhawk Hills Network JoDaviess, Stephenson, Carroll, Ogle, Whiteside, Lee Counties $8,000,000
Cellular Properties Eastern Illinois Broadband Deployment Eastern Illinois $1,000,000
City of Chicago SmartChicago Broadband Infrastructure and Public Computer Centers City of Chicago IL $5,595,270
City of Rockford GRAFOS Regional Comprehensive Community Infrastructure Network Winnebago, Boone, McHenry Counties $2,000,000
Clearwave Southern Illinois Middle Mile Southern Illinois $11,351,250
Convergence Technologies CTI Rural Open‐Access WiMAX Network, Cook,Will, Kankakee, Lake and Porter Counties $700,000
Conxxus Conxxus Last Mile Central & Eastern Illinois $1,000,000
Cook County Government Connecting Cook County Cook County $1,549,041
Gargoyle Technologies Champaign County Fiber Backbone Champaign County and surrounds $650,000
Geneseo Communications Western Illinois Next Generation 911 & Community Anchor Middle Mile Network Ring Project Western Illinois $4,000,000
LaSalle County LaSalle County Broadband Initiative LaSalle County $4,000,000
Lessie Bates Davis Neighborhood House Metro East Digital Comprehensive Community Infrastructure, Public Computer Centers, and Sustainable Broadband Adoption Metropolitan East St. Louis $1,626,000
MyWay Village Getting Illinois Low-Income Seniors Online Throughout Illinois $1,206,550
Norlight Vince Demuzio Broadband (VDB) Network Expansion Central Illinois $450,000
Shawnee Telephone Company Southern Illinois FTTH Economic Growth and Development Initiative Southern Illinois $1,000,000
South Suburban Mayors & Managers Association SSMMA Broadband Connectivity Project Southern Cook County $4,624,677

The above state funding commitments are conditioned on the award of federal ARRA grants and loans.

They apply only to the Round Two NTIA/RUS broadband funding opportunity.

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