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Nelson: BRI Talks Plans For Fiber Network At BOS Meeting

Nelson: BRI Talks Plans For Fiber Network At BOS Meeting

[ 5 ] December 12, 2012

Lovingston Nelson County, VA Representatives from Blue Ridge InternetWorks (BRI) met with the Nelson County Broadband Authority and the Nelson Board of Supervisors Tuesday night to discuss more about their plans as they prepare to rollout high speed broadband fiber internet to parts of Nelson County. BRI was recently selected at the network operator and […]

Nelson: Fiber Network Manager Announced - Update 12.8.12  - 1:30PM

Nelson: Fiber Network Manager Announced – Update 12.8.12 – 1:30PM

[ 2 ] December 6, 2012

Afton Nelson County, VA Updated By Tommy Stafford – 12.8.12 at 1:30 PM Talk about awkward. Owning a magazine with a companion website that is covering the topic of a new fiber broadband network being installed here in Nelson County while sitting on an advisory committee for that very project. It’s no secret I have […]

Work Continues Toward Completion Of Fiber Network In Nelson

Work Continues Toward Completion Of Fiber Network In Nelson

[ 6 ] September 26, 2012

Afton Nelson County, Virginia We’ve been telling you about the massive fiber installation undertaking in several previous stories. Today crews were seen along Route 151 in Greenfield pulling the actual fiber into underground conduit that will soon connect a high speed broadband spine together stretching from Colleen in S. Nelson to Afton along Route 151. […]

Good Progress Continues On Installation Of Fiber Internet In Nelson County

Good Progress Continues On Installation Of Fiber Internet In Nelson County

[ 7 ] June 5, 2012

Afton Nelson County, Virginia An ambitious project that’s been in the works for years is getting very close to a reality. We told you about the groundbreaking of the project here back in December 2011. Once completed, the backbone (the main fiber line) which was done under a federal grant and monies kicked in by […]

IBEC Pulling Plug On BPL Internet Service In Nelson And Other Areas

IBEC Pulling Plug On BPL Internet Service In Nelson And Other Areas

[ 25 ] December 31, 2011

Nelson County, Virginia After years and millions of dollars in infrastructure, International Broadband Electric Communications is apparently shutting down operations within the next month. Customer support apparently ceased for at least some Nelson County, VA customers on Friday December 30th, according to a letter below sent to a customer in Afton just before Christmas. We […]

Construction On High Speed Fiber Internet Begins In Nelson!

Construction On High Speed Fiber Internet Begins In Nelson!

[ 2 ] December 10, 2011

Colleen Nelson County, Virginia After nearly years in planning, construction officially started this past week for an ultra high speed fiber broadband network that will dramatically improve existing service for many Nelsonians, and bring service to many that don’t have it at all. The construction of the buried fiber line is starting in Colleen near […]

nTelos Activates New Cell / Internet Tower In Beech Grove Area

nTelos Activates New Cell / Internet Tower In Beech Grove Area

[ 4 ] November 12, 2010

Beech Grove / Roseland Nelson County, Virginia If you are an Ntelos Wireless customer in the Beech Grove area, you have probably noticed a tremendous signal improvement with the past day or so. That’s because of the latest activation by nTelos of their tower that was constructed this past summer. After the final installation and […]

Nelson Broadband Advisory Committee Meets : 8.12.10

Nelson Broadband Advisory Committee Meets : 8.12.10

[ 4 ] August 12, 2010

Lovingston Nelson County, Virginia Progress continues on Nelson getting a fiber optic backbone in place for the county to provide the next generation of ultra high speed internet to much of the county. Nelson’s Broadband Advisory Committee held its first meeting Wednesday afternoon in Lovingston. The purpose of the committee is to study and advise […]

BPL : Martins Store Substation Update : 4.24.09

BPL : Martins Store Substation Update : 4.24.09

[ 29 ] April 25, 2009

This is the latest update received from IBEC on Friday 4.24.09 Nelson County, Virginia Martins Store Substation BPL Update April 24, 2009 This has been a better week. We have had crews most of the week and have been able to work on issues, although they were rained out Monday and part of Tuesday. While […]

 BPL Update : Martins Store Substation : 4.17.09

BPL Update : Martins Store Substation : 4.17.09

[ 6 ] April 17, 2009

Nelson County, Virginia Martins Store Substation BPL Update – April 17, 2009 There is little to report this week as the crews were all pulled to do storm work. They will return Monday and we will continue to optimize the networks. We have done a better job with the map. The new one shows the […]

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