Banks Co. designated as Certified Broadband Ready Community

Banks County joins Oglethorpe County as a certified Broadband Ready Community. This northeast Georgia county is the second to receive this designation, which signifies that a local unit of government in a community has taken steps to reduce obstacles to broadband infrastructure investment.  Community officials in pursuit of this designation must submit the online application and demonstrate compliance with the adoption of a Comprehensive Plan and Broadband Model Ordinance. To learn more, visit