25 MAY

COVID-19 Update

  • Published 2020-05-25

Because of the delays in the project completion due to COVID-19 precautions, the Board of Selectmen has authorized an extension of time for residential customers to request connection to the Town’s Broadband network, and for the town to pay 100% of those costs. Homeowners now have until September 30, 2020 to request service installations. Requests after this deadline may require the homeowner to pay some or all of the costs out of pocket. Please contact Whip City Fiber service to arrange for the installation work.

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October update

  • Published 2019-10-08

Construction of our town-owned broadband network is complete in the southeast part of town (to Ashfield and Cummington borders) and crews have moved to the west part of town (to Windsor and Savoy borders), and will then proceed to the south central and northeast parts of town. Our municipal fiber ring (connecting every town building) is finished, as is installation of all the racking and electronics in the hub. Customer connections begin October 2010. The entire network is expected to be complete—with all customers receiving gigabit service—by April 2020.

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31 MAY

Plainfield's High-Speed Internet

  • Published 2019-05-31

Plainfield, in partnership with Whip City Fiber, is bringing every home and business super-fast Internet this year. 193 households have already signed up for service. Make sure you don’t miss out on this great new resource.

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