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Economic Opportunities in North Central NM_City of Santa Fe
You will assist to research strategic installation of free broadband access in low-income neighborhoods and facilitate communications between the involved City Departments, low-income tenants, and property owners on which the network devices will be installed. You will also work closely with staff members in Economic Development and the IT department to develop a strategic broadband plan that will guide expansion to be anti-poverty centered during stages of the process, including rollout and deployment of funds toward broadband infrastructure and access to high-speed internet for low-income residents throughout the City.
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Member Duties : The VISTA member will develop a strategic broadband plan that will guide expansion of Wifi in the city with an antipoverty focus. Research will look specifically on broadband deployment in southside Santa Fe, an area with a high vulnerability index, greatly affected by the pandemic. This research will assist with the free wi-fi at mobile home parks and apartment buildings efforts. The member will also act as a coordinator between economic development, IT, broadband vendors and real estate managers/proprietors. VISTAs would be responsible for documenting key milestones and providing research on effective low-income broadband strategy.
Program Benefits : Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Training ,  Living Allowance ,  Health Coverage* ,  Relocation Allowance . 
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Terms :
Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Car recommended . 
Service Areas :
Community Outreach ,  Neighborhood Revitalization ,  Technology ,  Community and Economic Development . 
Skills :
Writing/Editing ,  Public Speaking ,  Urban Planning ,  Computers/Technology ,  Community Organization ,  General Skills . 
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Economic Opportunities in North Central NM_City of Santa Fe

Program Start/End Date
10/25/2021  -   10/24/2022

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
Some college

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations NEW MEXICO  

Accepting Applications
From  09/26/2022  To  12/31/2022 

Contact Elizabeth Camacho
500 Market Street
Santa Fe   NM   87501

Listing ID 107038