The City of Austin will celebrate Digital Inclusion Week October 2 -7 with community events to help residents gain new skills, resources, and support

This year’s theme is “Building Connected Communities” as everyone deserves to thrive with the use of technology. “Closing the digital divide in Austin remains a priority for the City and our partners. We are excited that the 2023 Digital Inclusion Week will raise the awareness in our community around issues and solutions for internet affordability, access, devices, digital skills training and support that Austinites need,” said Rondella Hawkins, Telecommunications and Regulatory Affairs Officer, Financial Services Department, City of Austin.

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