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E-58 Fiber Optic Backbone
Network Overview
Construction has launched to deploy a fiber optic backbone along U.S. Route 58 beginning at Meadows of Dan and extending across Patrick County into Henry County and beyond. $6 million in federal funding is being devoted to this project. The establishment of the fiber optic backbone is the first step in bringing broadband services, including high-speed Internet access, to all residents and businesses in Henry and Patrick Counties.