Improved Fiber Optic Infrastructure – Planning Activities


Project Overview

Implementing Organization
Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MS DEQ)

DWH Project Funding

0

Known Leveraged Funding

0

Funding Organization

The U.S. Department of Treasury

Funding Program

The RESTORE Act Funds Bucket 1: The Direct Component

Project Location: Mississippi

Funding Source: Transocean, Anadarko, and BP
Controlling Document: The RESTORE Act
Year Awarded: 2017

Project Details

Project Category

Project Actions

Planning
Engineering and/or Construction

Targeted Resources

Infrastructure

Project Description

This project will provide additional infrastructure that will benefit the economy of the Mississippi Gulf Coast Region by identifying the needs to improve fiber optic infrastructure and applicable solutions within the region. Direct Component funds will be used to identify the needs to improve fiber optic infrastructure and construct applicabl infrastructure solutions. This project aligns with the economic development and infrastructure priorities developed by the GoCoast 2020 Commission.This proposed project could position the Mississippi Gulf Coast as a premier location for businesses and industry, as well as create new educational opportunities for Mississippi students.

Project Contact

Project Partners

None

Affiliated Institutions

None


Project ID: 678
Project Name: Improved Fiber Optic Infrastructure – Planning Activities
SourceUID: RDCGR470032
Latitude: 30.49427702
Longitude: -89.04843014
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Mississippi
County: Hinds (orig Jackson, Harrison, Hancock)
Project Category: Other
Project Action: Planning
Additional Project Action(s): Engineering and/or Construction
Additional Project Action(s):
Targeted Resource(s): Infrastructure
Targeted Resource(s):
Targeted Resource(s):
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2018
Implementing Organization: Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MS DEQ)
Implementing Organization Type: State
Point of Contact – Name: None
Point of Contact – Phone: None
Point of Contact – Email: None
Other Partners: None
Affiliated Institutions: None
Link: https://restore.ms/
Project Comments: At this time, U.S. Department of Treasury cannot confirm the accuracy of this information. Please go tohttps://www.treasury.gov/services/restore-act/Pages/home.aspx for the latest information about this project.
Acres Acquired: 0
Close Year: 0
Close Month: 0
Close day: 0
Purchase Type: None
Landowner: None
Landowner Type: None
Purpose: None
Public Access: None
Easement Holder Name : None
Easement Holder Type: None
Secondary Easement Holder 1: None
Secondary Easement Holder 2: None
Duration: None
Term: 0
Land Restoration Acreage: 0
Aquatic Restoration Acreage: 0
Restoration Mileage: 0
Restoration Feet: 0
Additional Acreage: 0
Total Dollar Amount (from all funders): 509258
DWH Funder: The U.S. Department of Treasury
DWH Funder Type: Federal
DWH Funding Program: The RESTORE Act Funds Bucket 1: The Direct Component
DWH Dollar Amount : 509258
DWH Source: Transocean, Anadarko, and BP
Fund Origin: Civil Settlement
Controlling Documents: The RESTORE Act
Award Year: 2017
Award Month: 7
Total Amount Leveraged: 0
Completeness: 8/8/2017 12:00:00 AM