Alexander County April Updates

Alexander County Approves Expansion Project The expansion will focus on providing broadband service to residents in areas of the county that are underserved. The expansion will consist of two phases. The first phase of the expansion will provide service to around 650 customers. The expansion project is described in detail in the March 31, Alexander…

Orange County December 2020 Updates

PROJECT UPDATES We continue to activate new customers on both our fixed-wireless and cellular data plans. Recent activations were completed along: Riverview Dr, Highland Farms Rd, Pentecost Rd, Chestnut Rail Dr, Frank Perry Rd, Whithers Way, Dalton Dr, Down Dr, and Red Hill Ln. Welcome to all our new customers! Cedar Grove Farms: We have started the…

Alexander County December 2020

As 2020 Comes to an End We Want to Give Thanks and Wish You a Merry Christmas We have so many things to be thankful for and wanted to list a few here. First, we want to thank our customers, thanks to you we have more than doubled in size in 2020. We also want…

Orange County November 2020 Updates

PROJECT UPDATES Lloyd’s Dairy Barn on Hwy 70 in Efland has been completed. During the weekend of October 17 &18, The Barn hosted the Tarheel Antique Festival and was able to provide high speed Internet over public Wi-Fi to the vendors and guests . The Lloyd’s Dairy Barn will provide coverage to the southern area…

Alexander County September 2020

New Towers, New Public WiFi, New Service Areas We have been busy in Alexander County and apologize for the long gap between newsletters. Since our last update in April, we have expanded our Alexander County service area. This newsletter will describe the expansion. Additional Topics in this Newsletter: Customer Satisfaction Survey Results Even Better Support…

Orange County August 2020 Updates

PROJECT UPDATES Eno: We completed service in the Stonegate community in the Eno area. This was our first project south of I40/85 and we’re pleased to report over half of the neighborhood signed up and receives our broadband service. Schley Tower : We’ve completed all the tower owner process steps, and received final clearance from the FAA…

Orange County June 2020 Updates

PROJECT UPDATES Attention Schley Tower Area Residents: We know it has been a long time coming but we are now making good progress on this project. We are working with the tower owner and climbers and have submitted our final structural plans to be submitted for permitting. We should complete that process within 30-60 days…

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Kerr-Tar June 2020 Updates

Franklin County As we approach the end of June, we are on schedule to begin the installation of our first antennas in the county. Final preparations are being completed and we should be getting started shortly after July 4th. The first of four main broadcast antennas will be the main central antenna tower located at…

Franklin, Granville, and Vance Counties May 2020 Updates

A Message from Open Broadband concerning COVID-19 Staying connected even when apart COVID-19 has brought many changes to our communities, affecting the ways we live, work and interact. But throughout these changes, one thing has stayed constant: Our determination to serve you and your internet needs in a safe manner.Working in your community As one of…

Orange County April 2020 Updates

A Message from Open Broadband concerning COVID-19 Staying connected even when apart COVID-19 has brought many changes to our communities, affecting the ways we live, work and interact. But throughout these changes, one thing has stayed constant: Our determination to serve you and your internet needs in a safe manner. Working in your community As one…