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The City of Portland, Oregon

Office for Community Technology

Broadband & Communications Policy, Cable Regulation & Consumer Protection and Utility Franchises, Licenses & Wireless

Phone: 503-823-5385

111 SW Columbia St, Suite 600, Portland, OR 97201

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Low Cost Internet Service

Internet Essentials logoComcast Internet Essentials

COST: $9.95/month+tax

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS:

ELIGIBILITY:

Households with at least 1 child who qualifies for the National School Lunch Program (if your child’s school has a least 40% of the student population qualifying for NSLP, then every student at the school, regardless of NSLP) 

OR

Households that receive housing assistance through HUD (Public housing, Section 8, multifamily assistance, etc.)

OR

Low-income veterans

AND

Have no outstanding debt to Comcast that is less than a year old. (Households with outstanding debt more than a year old may be eligible)

AND

Live in an area where Comcast Internet service is available but have not subscribed to it within the last 90 days.

[Even if you have XFINITY TV and/or XFINITY Voice already but not internet service, if you meet the eligibility criteria above, you are eligible for Internet Essentials.]

APPLY:

Start an application through the Online Application Tool at https://apply.internetessentials.com/ or https://aplicar.internetessentials.com/

OR

Call 1-855-8-INTERNET (1-855-846-8376) to confirm eligibility and apply