Bell announced on Wednesday it is expanding its pure fibre internet in Ontario and Newfoundland and Labrador, as part of its accelerated capital investment program.
Hamilton, Ontario, will see 15,000 extra locations for direct-fibre network connections by the end of 2021, joining the existing over 75,000 homes and businesses locations with access in the city. Ancaster, Dundas and Mount Hope will see Bell pure fibre internet expansion.
This expansion of part of Bell’s $400 million investment to bring direct fibre network connections to over 200,000 homes and businesses throughout Hamilton over the next three years
Bell Fibre Internet Expansion in Newfoundland and Labrador
In Newfoundland and Labrador, Bell says fibre internet will expand to reach nearly 7,000 rural locations by the end of this year. Botwood, Burin and Marystown in Newfoundland, and North West River and Sheshatshiu in Labrador will see next-generation network infrastructure installed.
“Bell is proud to bring our pure fibre connections and world-leading Internet and TV services to households and commercial locations in rural communities, including Botwood, Burin and Marystown in Newfoundland, and North West River and Sheshatshiu in Labrador as part of our historic network acceleration program,” said Rizwan Jamal, President of Bell Residential and Small Business, in a statement.
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