CloudyNow
-1 °C
30 °F
A Mix Of Sun And CloudThu
1 °C
34 °F
CloudyFri
10 °C
50 °F
ShowersSat
9 °C
48 °F

Local Events

Windsor Essex Christmas Guide

Traffic Cameras

Photo Of The Day

Lowest Gas Prices

Access To High-Speed Internet Service In Essex County Increasing

Wednesday November 16th, 2022, 4:30pm

0
0
0

Faster internet is coming to more of Essex County.

The governments of Ontario and Canada, in partnership with Southwestern Integrated Fibre Technology (SWIFT) Inc., are investing more than $5.3 million to increase access to fast, reliable high-speed internet to more than 3,400 homes, farms, and businesses in Essex County.

The federal and provincial governments are each committing $1.4 million to support the construction of broadband infrastructure that will provide access to high-speed internet service for 1,600 homes, farms and businesses in the communities of Edgars, Gesto, Marshfield, Pleasant Valley, Arner, East Harrow, Levergood Beach, Belcreft Beach, Comet, Seymour Beach, Lypps Beach, and Ambassador Beach by June 2023.

In addition, both governments are each committing more than $1.2 million to support construction of an additional infrastructure network that will provide access to high-speed internet service for more than 1,800 homes, farms, and businesses in the communities of Mount Carmel, Wigle, Blytheswood, Oakland and Staples by June 2023.

Do You Like This Article?

Content Continues Below Local Sponsor Message
Content Continues Below Local Sponsor Message
Content Continues Below Local Sponsor Message