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Upcoming Events

RDOF Short Form Filing, July 1 - July 15, 2020

The FCC Form 183 filing window - for the RDOF Auction 904 - will open at 12:00 p... Read More

CBRS Auction Deadlines

Bidding Tutorial Available (via Internet), No later than July 9, 2020 Read More

Webinar > Emergency Access to More Spectrum: How the FCC and WISPs Are Connecting Consumers During COVID-19

When the FCC granted WISPs emergency authorization to use the 5.9 GHz band to co... Read More

CBRS Auction Deadlines

Auction Registration Materials, By July 15, 2020, 12:00 p.m. ET Read More

WISPA Blog

Claude's Blog: FCC 5.9 GHz STA Helps WISPs Serve Through COVID-19 Pandemic

Commission's leadership and quick action unleashes the lower 45 MHz of the 5.9 GHz band to WISPs and other communications providers via Special Temporary Author...

Video: Southern Broadband Serving Port Bolivar, TX, through the COVID-19 Crisis

Exemplifies what WISPs across the nation are doing to help their communities.

Contact Your Reps on Making It through the COVID-19 Crisis

Send a letter to Congress, your representatives on how you're responding.

More Unlicensed Spectrum Will Make Our Community a Better Place To Live

KwiKom's Zach Peres sings the praises of his hometown - Iola, Kansas - and notes it could be even better with more unlicensed spectrum, such as that proposed by...

Headlines

WISPA Announces WISPAPALOOZA 2020

New venue - Caesars Forum in Las Vegas - represents bright new makeover of yearly, must-attend WISP ecosystem event.

Accelerating Broadband Connectivity Act Will Hasten Broadband Deployment for Rural Americans

Chairman Roger Wicker's bill would allow FCC to provide one-time funding offers to RDOF winners who deliver broadband service within one year.

Rural Connectivity Advancement Program Act Will Go a Long Way toward Expanding Rural Internet Access

The newly introduced bill by Senator John Thune (R-SD) is a promising addition to solutions seeking to bridge the rural divide.

New House Proposal Would Expand Participation in the USF to Smaller Providers

The "Expanding Opportunities for Broadband Deployment Act" will foster greater participation in the FCC's Universal Service Fund (USF) by eliminating the requirement that only eligible telecommunications carriers (ETCs) can receive USF dollars.