But How Do We Pay For It?

While communities can at any time consider rebroadcasting or cablecasting as a means to improve their local communications infrastructures (access to more radio, TV, Internet, and phone services), the digital transition presents several unique opportunities (click to find out more):

  1. Community distribution is less expensive than the alternatives, if you lose service after the digital transition.
  2. The new digital transmitters enable more cost-effective rebroadcasting (multiplexing) of channels than ever before.
  3. You can get highspeed Internet too.
  4. Local broadcasters may be able to help.

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