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altafiber continues geographic expansion in Central Ohio with new fiber deployment in Sunbury, Johnstown, Galena

CINCINNATI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–altafiber is pleased to announce the continued deployment of its advanced 10-Gig XGS-PON fiber optic network in Central Ohio with the addition of addresses in Sunbury, Johnstown and the Village of Galena. Construction in these regions is expected to begin in 2025.


The construction continues altafiber’s opportunistic edge-out strategy as it delivers on its mission to provide individuals and businesses with the fastest, most reliable and future-proof fiber optic network. Access to reliable high-speed internet is an essential service for residents and businesses as they tackle hybrid work, virtual learning, telemedicine and many other essential daily activities.

As the leading provider of fiber-based services in Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky, altafiber has invested nearly $2 billion in its fiber network to date. Altafiber’s network spans more than 16,600 miles in the Midwest, including Greater Cincinnati, where the company offers fiber-optic services to nearly 100 percent of business addresses and single-family homes.

In August 2023, Altafiber announced it will bring fiber to approximately 400,000 homes outside established areas, including new markets in Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana. altafiber subsequently announced several new builds; A comprehensive overview of the company’s geographic expansion can be found via this link.

altafiber has a long history and progressive experience in delivering and managing large and complex wire and wireless projects. The company became the first internet provider to introduce 2 gigabit speeds in Greater Cincinnati in 2021, and expects to introduce additional multi-gigabit solutions in the future.

Access to gigabit internet is a critical component to increasing digital equality and creating new economic development opportunities,” said Jason Praeter, President – ​​Consumer & Small Business at altafiber. “We are excited to expand our fiber network to Sunbury, Johnstown and Galena and look forward to providing an excellent customer experience as we fully engage with these great communities as we grow our footprint in Central Ohio.”

About Altafiber

Cincinnati Bell now does business as “altafiber” in Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana. The company provides integrated communications solutions to private and business customers via its fiber optic network, including high-speed internet, video, voice and data. The company also provides service in Hawaii under the Hawaiian Telcom brand. In addition, the company’s corporate customers in the United States and Canada rely on CBTS and OnX, wholly owned subsidiaries, for efficient, scalable office communications systems and end-to-end IT solutions. For more information, please visit www.altafiber.com. The information on the Company’s website is not incorporated by reference into this press release.

Contacts

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Josh Pichler, 513 565-0310

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