But How Do We Pay For It?
While communities can at any time consider rebroadcasting or cablecasting as a means to improve their local communications infrastructures (access to more radio, TV, Internet, and phone services), the digital transition presents several unique opportunities (click to find out more):
- Community distribution is less expensive than the alternatives, if you lose service after the digital transition.
- The new digital transmitters enable more cost-effective rebroadcasting (multiplexing) of channels than ever before.
- You can get highspeed Internet too.
- Local broadcasters may be able to help.