Clackamas County Commissioners continue their digital Town Hall series on Wednesday, May 5, from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Reliable, fast internet connectivity has grown more important in the past decade. Self-isolation practices during the pandemic have shone a bright light on the "digital divide." What are the ongoing challenges residents face with internet access in our rural areas? What have been the ramifications of a lack of reliable connectivity?
Starting last year with the onset of the pandemic, the Board of County Commissioners held several digital events in order to hear directly from the public on issues of great importance.