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Program Description

  OBP Digital Equity (Cable Fund)

Digital Equity is necessary for civic and cultural participation, employment, lifelong learning, and access to essential services. OBP Digital Equity works to ensure individuals and communities have the information technology knowledge and confidence needed for full participation in our society, democracy, and economy. It supports providing technology training for older adults, and youth media programs to empower young people to engage with the community though digital media. See the DTS budget for additional funding provided by DTS to support digital equity as part of the ultraMontgomery program. This program was formerly part of the County Cable Montgomery program.

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Program Contacts

Contact Michele Crane of the Department of Technology Services at 240.777.2845 or Felicia Hyatt of the Office of Management and Budget at 240.777.2763 for more information regarding this department's operating budget.

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Program Budget Changes

FY22 Recommended ChangesExpendituresFTEs
FY21 Approved3002871.00
Enhance: Digital Equity Initiative for HOC and Affordable Housing Properties1000000.00
Multi-program adjustments, including negotiated compensation changes, employee benefit changes, changes due to staff turnover, reorganizations, and other budget changes affecting multiple programs.-200287-1.00
FY22 Recommended2000000.00