21 Feb

$15M Bond Passes Unanimously

  • Published 2017-02-21

If you haven’t already heard, Whip City Fiber is off to an exciting start in February. The $15M bond which we requested from the Westfield City Council passed unanimously through both the Finance Committee as well as the both readings with the entire Council. Approval of the bond is great news for the community, allowing us to bring Whip City Fiber to an additional 10,000 households in Westfiel...

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11 Jan

What's New with Whip City Fiber?

  • Published 2017-01-11

Westfield is excited about Whip City Fiber. Why? It’s the fastest internet service around and comes with the same great customer service that supports Westfield Gas + Electric. It’s also a great tool for advancing economic stimulus and increasing property values that will benefit everyone who lives and works here.

Over the past 20 years, Westfield Gas + Electric has built and maintained ...

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12 Aug

Construction Underway and Applications Being Accepted for Two More Westfield Neighborhoods

  • Published 2016-08-12

Westfield, MA, August 2016—Westfield residents are seeing Whip City Fiber trucks all over town these days. The high-speed fiber optic project, powered by Westfield Gas + Electric, is continuing to roll out across Westfield with two new neighborhoods now accepting applications. Residents of the Wildflower Circle Area, Lady Slipper Circle to Camelot Lane, Eastwood Acres, and Scarfo Heights neighb...

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25 Apr

Three Westfield Neighborhoods Slated for High-Speed Internet Service

  • Published 2016-04-25

Westfield, MA, April 2016— The residents of three neighborhoods in Westfield have been selected to submit applications to Westfield Gas and Electric for Whip City Fiber, Westfield’s high-speed fiber optic internet service. Once a sufficient number of applications from these neighborhoods are received via the whipcityfiber.com website, construction will be slated to begin.

This announcemen...

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