Internet penetration varies significantly across CA communities – from 60% to 98.5% – and many of the worst are in LA. The least connected community in California is in South LA with 60% internet penetration.
High-speed internet service must be defined as a utility not a “luxury”. This is #1 priority, says Diana Rodriguez of Youth Policy Istitute.
California’s definition of unserved broadband customers is a meager 6 Mbps down and 1 Mbps up.