Drive up I-16 towards Atlanta and try to have a business cell phone conversation, and it's guaranteed your call will get dropped at least once. Try to download a new software in Vidalia, and hope for the best, while your fingers tap the top of your desk. The issue of the lack of sufficient broadband coverage outside the Atlanta metro area is well known to both residents and businesses across the rest of state.
Recognizing how the COVID-19 pandemic could erode local government finances, the Carl Vinson Institute of Government immediately began sharing technical expertise to provide effective assistance.
Hundreds of community leaders throughout Georgia gained tools to address pandemic-related economic and budgetary challenges and plan long-term recovery through Institute's free Navigating Fiscal Crisis webinar series.