Fiber News & Updates

Anacortes Fiber Internet - Making Headlines

Anacortes Is First City in Washington to Become an ISP (Broadband Communities Magazine) 7/2020

Fiber Department Continues Installations, Plans Ahead (goAnacortes) 7/22/2020

Next Century Cities urging greater support for high-speed internet  Letter to Congress | Press Release 6/11/2020

Official press release on Access Anacortes Fiber deployment in Old Town 3/20/2020

City Fiber Project Update: Capacity, Rollout, Installations (Anacortes Chat Podcast) 11/26/2019 

Barrett Financial First to Receive Fiber (goAnacortes) 11/6/2019

Access Anacortes Fiber Internet Interview (KGMI News/Talk 790) 10/24/2019 

Anacortes Fiber Optic Network Taking Orders (goAnacortes) 10/18/2019 

Anacortes Using Water Pipes to Deliver High-Speed Internet (King 5 News) 10/2/2019 

This Island Town is Building a Public Broadband Network. Is it a Model for Bridging Digital Divide? (GeekWire) 9/12/2019 


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We're on Fiber!

10/13/2019

Access - Anacortes Fiber Internet is now accepting orders across the city. While we may not be able to reach some neighborhoods until 2023, placing an order now helps us plan and forecast as we build out infrastructure to each neighborhood in order to make affordable and reliable fiber Internet available to every home and business in Anacortes.
Taking Orders

9/20/2019

Anacortes Fiber Internet (aka Access) is poised to begin taking Business-Class Fiber Internet orders in the designated Central Business District very soon with our first round of installations beginning in January 2020! Stay tuned for updates! Check the map on our main Fiber Department page to see if you're in our launch zone, or contact us at broadband@cityofanacortes.org or (360)588-8361.

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