St. Petersburg Becomes 1st "Smart Gigabit Community" In Florida

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — St. Petersburg is the newest Smart Gigabit Community in the country, thanks to a new partnership between Spectrum, US Ignite, the city of St. Petersburg, and St. Pete Innovation District. 

  • St. Petersburg announced as Smart Gigabit Community, 1st in state

  • Program creates access to ultra-fast network, allowing city to incorporate new technology that residents and visitors can benefit from

  • Smart Gigabit Community

The goal of the program is to install new technology that will help grow the city. Spectrum, Bay News 9's parent company, is providing a three-year grant to pay for the projects.