MLConnect Broadband Growing
Bringing fiber broadband internet to more rural communities
September 10, 2020
Meriwether Lewis Electric Cooperative is preparing to start Phase 3 of its project to make broadband internet an option for all its members. This phase has 29 sections (design areas) and includes the rural parts of Lewis and Perry counties. Construction is set to begin in December 2020 and will span approximately 14 months, with Meriwether Lewis Connect, LLC, in-home/business installations expected to start in April 2021.
Taking advantage of a time sensitive Tennessee Economic and Community Development broadband accessibility grant, Phase 3 construction will begin in southern Perry County...