Gibson Connect Awarded $1.22M
Gibson Connect was awarded a total of $1.22 million distributed over 10 years ($41,000 per year for its Kentucky service area and $81,000 per year for its Tennessee service area) from a Federal Communications Commission Connect American Fund II (CAF II) reverse auction.
Gibson Connect To Begin Fiber Buildout
Gibson Connect, LLC, has announced the beginning of the buildout process, where high-speed fiber will be installed in Medina, Dyer, and Three Way, as well in the area covered by the Tennessee broadband grant awarded for most of Lake County and the far northwestern part of Obion County.
$1.35M Grant Awarded to Gibson EMC
Gibson Electric Membership Corporation was awarded a grant for $1,353,148.14 through the Tennessee's Broadband Accessibility Grant Program. Gibson EMC applied for three broadband grants on behalf of its membership and one was awarded. The grant will help Gibson EMC build broadband infrastructure to make high-speed, fiber-based internet service available to parts of Lake and Obion Counties.