Faster Internet Is Coming to America—as Soon because the Government Knows Where to Build It

WASHINGTON—The federal government’s $42.5 billion plan to develop web service to underserved communities is caught in a holding sample practically 9 months after approval, largely as a result of authorities nonetheless don’t know the place gaps have to be stuffed.

The broadband plan, a part of the $1 trillion infrastructure invoice signed by President Biden final November, stipulates that cash to enhance service can’t be doled out till the Federal Communications Fee completes new maps exhibiting the place houses and companies lack quick service.