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Thomson board considers Covid money for internet


September 25, 2020

Finding ways to create better internet connectivity was front and center during the Thomson Township Board of Supervisors meeting last week, along with determining how to spend the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act money received from the federal government.

Problems with virtual attendance at township meetings — which often cut out during transmission — brought internet issues to the forefront as a way to spend the $20,000 in funds.

“Most of it has been on the internet improvements we are making here [in the town hall], in the garage, and the fire hall,” s...

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