May 31, 2020 – Ontario asks for half a billion dollars from Ottawa to expand broadband access (CTV)
August 15, 2019 – Study to identify gaps in broadband internet service across the NE Ontario (North Bay Nugget)
July 4, 2019 – Feds investing $71M to improve cellular broadband, connectivity in eastern Ontario (Global News)
July 4, 2019 – Feds announce $71 million for wireless (Brockville Recorder & Times)
September 29, 2016 – EORN proposes improved cellular phone service, capacity across the Eastern Ontario region (Belleville Intelligencer)
November 14, 2014 – Ontario’s largest rural broadband network is now complete, thanks to funding from the governments of Canada and Ontario, the Eastern Ontario Wardens’ Caucus Inc., and private sector partners.
The Eastern Ontario Regional Network (EORN) project covers 50,000 square kilometres, and serves over 90% of this region of more than one million people with high-speed Internet service.
EORN covers the counties of Hastings, Peterborough, Renfrew, Northumberland, Haliburton, Frontenac, Lanark, Prince Edward, Lennox and Addington, the United Counties of Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry, the United Counties of Prescott and Russell, the United Counties of Leeds and Grenville, as well as the City of Kawartha Lakes. (check out this video of Eastern Ontario)
Learn more at the EORN website.