GoNetspeed Connects First Customers in Bangor to High-Speed Fiber Optic Network

Bangor, ME.— January 23, 2023— GoNetspeed, a high-speed 100 percent fiber to the premises internet provider, today announced that internet service is officially available to homes and businesses throughout the City of Bangor. Through GoNetspeed’s $5 million investment in Bangor, many residents and businesses now have the ability to experience high-speed, symmetrical upload and download internet speeds and voice service directly to their home or business.

Once construction is complete, more than 8,000 locations throughout Bangor will have access to GoNetspeed’s fast, reliable 100 percent fiber internet service. Residents and businesses interested may visit gonetspeed.com to confirm service availability for their location and to sign up for service installation. As construction continues and nears completion, many more residents and businesses will soon have the opportunity to experience GoNetspeed’s symmetrical fiber internet speeds, allowing customers to upload just as fast as they can download.

“High-speed fiber internet has made it to Bangor, and we are thrilled to welcome Bangor to be a part of our GoNetspeed family as we work to ensure that more communities have access to 100 percent fiber internet that can support our modern lives and homes,” said Richard Clark, GoNetspeed CEO. “We are thrilled to have the opportunity to bring our future-proof fiber internet to Bangor with the first customers officially having access to service. We look forward to seeing the impact of our internet on their community.”

GoNetspeed is continuing to ensure that more communities throughout Maine have access to a high-speed 100 percent fiber internet infrastructure. Currently, Biddeford, Brewer, Brunswick, Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Falmouth, Gorham, Gray, New Gloucester, Old Orchard Beach, Old Town, Orono, Saco, Scarborough, Topsham, Westbrook, Windham, and Yarmouth have access to GoNetspeed’s service along with many communities throughout the state that are well on their way to having access to GoNetspeed’s fiber internet.

With a legacy of innovation and a commitment to customer service, GoNetspeed is excited to accelerate expansion of fiber networks throughout nine states, including Maine. GoNetspeed continues to deliver more fiber, more access, more speed, and better reliability to residents and businesses throughout our footprint. With access to 100 percent fiber internet, customers have access to symmetrical upload and download speeds, ranging from 250 Mbps to 1 Gbps (1,000 Mbps). Learn more about GoNetspeed at gonetspeed.com.

About GoNetspeed:

GoNetspeed, a high-speed 100 percent fiber internet provider serving residential and business customers in Maine, Alabama, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Missouri, New York, Pennsylvania, Vermont, and West Virginia, formed a partnership with Oak Hill Capital (“Oak Hill”) in January 2021, allowing GoNetspeed to accelerate the expansion of its fiber network throughout the Northeastern U.S. Adding thousands of new service areas every year, GoNetspeed is one of the largest independent internet providers in the east. For more information about GoNetspeed, or to inquire about service in your residence, business or community, visit gonetspeed.com.

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Katherine Yochum