Who says technology ends where
the pavement does.
Thanks to the Federal Stimulus
Bill…also known as the Federal
Recovery and Reinvestment Act…
two rural areas of southwest Wisconsin
will soon have broadband internet
Cindy Tomlinson is the Associate
Manager of Public Relations with
T D S Telecom.
Tomlinson says residents in Glen Haven
and North Andover will be gaining access
to high speed internet…while areas to
the north and southwest of Beetown
will also be getting broadband service.
That’s because eight-and-a-half miles
of fiber optic line is being installed
in those areas.
The grant T D S received is receiving
from the federal government is for
just under $1.5-million, while T D S is
investing just under $500,000. That’s
a matching grant of about 25%. The
project is costing just under $2-million.
Tomlinson says T D S will also be
installing fiber optic line to bring
broadband service near Wyalusing
State Park, and to an area near