Let's Get WV Connected! Broadband in West Virginia

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Why Won’t The Telecoms Bring Me Better Internet?

Cost. The costs are mostly the labor needed to overcome our mountainous terrain. Simply put, the telecom companies invest heavily...

What Kind of Connection Is Best For WV?

The answer to this question is simple on one hand and complicated by technology on the other. The best connection,...

What About Speed?

Speed on the Internet is an elusive topic to discuss. The first and most important speed is “perceived speed”, a...

LATEST HAPPENINGS: First Energy’s Solution

(hint: 431 miles of 144 fiber strands) Fiber will “light up” West Virginia like the fabled Clark Griswold’s Christmas Vacation...

What is Broadband?

The term “Broadband” as used in this website, aligns with the FCC’s definition of MINIMUM sustained speeds of 25Mbps download...

CDBG Grant Announcements

On 6/3/2020, Governor Justice, announced the following grants related to Broadband projects: Berkeley County Commission 50,000 county wide Broadband feasibility...

A Sample List of Tasks Within Each County

List of all county owned property (lat/lon, elevation, location, name, access road, power) List of all schools (locations, power details,...

SPEED TEST: Are You Dot-Less?

SPEED TEST: Are You Dot-Less?

Here’s a picture showing speed test results circa 2017. You could say this is the have and have-nots when it...