Appalachian Valley Fiber Network

Appalachian Valley Fiber Network

The Appalachian Valley Fiber Network (AVFN) is a public-private partnership designed to bring a middle-mile fiber network to 12 counties across the lower Appalachian Valley in northwestern Georgia and eastern Alabama. Most of the community anchor institutions located in the area report either inadequate access to broadband or a lack of affordable, high-capacity service from existing providers. The project proposes constructing 182 new miles of fiber and leasing 287 miles of dark fiber to complement existing resources held by the two service providers who have collaborated to form AVFN.

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$21,286,914
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Image: Launch attendees review a map of the 104 Alaska OWL libraries. Alaska Department of Education & Early Development

The Alaska Department of Education held a project launch meeting in Anchorage on December 15 and...

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