Chairman Mercer Shares Elmore County Broadband Initiative Nationally


Recently, Elmore County Commission Chairman Bart Mercer had the opportunity to represent Alabama counties and the National Association of Counties (NACo) at the Fiber Connect conference in Orlando, FL. Chairman Mercer participated in a panel discussion highlighting how local officials engage their communities to seek broadband expansion solutions. The Elmore County Commission has been partnering with the Elmore County Economic Development Authority (ECEDA), Sain and Associates, the Elmore County Board of Education, our municipalities, and Internet Service Providers (ISPs) to develop data driven strategies to promote the expansion of broadband opportunities throughout the county.