Rio Blanco County Communications Department is currently looking for new Internet Service Providers (ISPs). If you are interested in this opportunity, or know of a service provider who would be, please contact:

Rio Blanco County Communications Department

Vision Statement
Rio Blanco County and its partners will implement and maintain IT infrastructure and services resulting in Rio Blanco County positioning itself as a modern, world class destination for:
  • An ideal place to raise, educate, and retain your family
  • Business growth
  • Safe, healthy, happy living
  • Tourism
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The county will accomplish this by implementing a fiber to the home (FTTH) solution in Meeker and Rangely and a licensed high bandwidth fixed wireless back haul system across a countywide tower network for the delivery of modern high speed broadband, cellular, and emergency services (ES) within the next 3 years.

Overview of the Project

View the Community Broadband Network's Podcast, this is a 23 minute interview between Community Broadband Networks and Rio Blanco County's IT Director focusing on the broadband project.

RBC's Broadband Policy Goals

  • Best Price
  • Fastest Service (such as high speed internet)
  • Robustness  (internet, Phone, TV, Backup, etc.)


Broadband is less about getting ahead as a community, as it is about maintaining relevancy as a community.