Fiber News & Updates

Anacortes Fiber Internet - Making Headlines

Official press release on Access Anacortes Fiber deployment in Old Town 3/20/2020

https://anacorteswa.gov/DocumentCenter/View/17652/03182020-PRESS-RELEASE---Fiber-Deployment-Underway-in-Old-Town-Pilot-Area

Fiber featured on Anacortes Chat podcast with Joe Huston  11/26/2019

http://www.anacorteschat.com/ 

Monique Merrill puts spotlight on first Anacortes Fiber Internet customer 11/6/2019

https://www.goskagit.com/anacortes/news/barrett-financial-first-to-receive-fiber/article_3ada9826-fc26-11e9-8dd9-eb9b48412170.html 

Access Anacortes Fiber Internet interview on KGMI talk radio      10/24/2019

https://soundcloud.com/790-kgmi/anacortes-fiber-optic-internet 

A local news publication is talking about us. Follow link below     10/18/2019

https://www.goskagit.com/news/local_news/anacortes-fiber-optic-network-taking-orders/article_0b19865a-8477-56b7-93e1-33592aecf53b.html 

King 5 News did an article and video on the Anacortes "pipe-in-pipe" fiber backbone. Follow the link below     10/2/2019

https://www.king5.com/article/tech/anacortes-high-speed-internet-water-pipes/281-e8b55da6-e190-4a54-bfda-d0104291d3f8 

Take a look at the national headlines we’re making on the online publication GeekWire.com     9/12/2019

https://www.geekwire.com/2019/small-island-town-building-public-broadband-network-model-bridging-digital-divide/ 


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We're on Fiber!

10/13/2019

Access - Anacortes Fiber Internet is now accepting orders across the city. While we may not be able to reach some neighborhoods until 2023, placing an order now helps us plan and forecast as we build out infrastructure to each neighborhood in order to make affordable and reliable fiber Internet available to every home and business in Anacortes.
Taking Orders

9/20/2019

Anacortes Fiber Internet (aka Access) is poised to begin taking Business-Class Fiber Internet orders in the designated Central Business District very soon with our first round of installations beginning in January 2020! Stay tuned for updates! Check the map on our main Fiber Department page to see if you're in our launch zone, or contact us at broadband@cityofanacortes.org or (360)588-8361.

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