KentuckyWired Updates House Committee
Frankfort, KY (February 1, 2018)
KCNA Executive Director Phillip Brown and Chief Operating Officer Mike Hayden spoke before the Kentucky State House Standing Committee on Small Business and Information Technology February 1st, presenting an update on the KentuckyWired project. The committee received information about the current status of construction, many ways the Commonwealth will benefit from KentuckyWired, and wholesaling fiber upon completion of the project. Presentation slides are available here
KentuckyWired Advisory Group Meeting
(Frankfort, KY) The KentuckyWired Advisory Group (KAG) quarterly meeting was held Thursday, January 18th in the capitol annex building in Frankfort. Kentucky Communications Network Authority (KCNA) Executive Director Phillip Brown addressed the advisory group saying 619 miles of fiber optic cable have been installed. He also discussed availability payments, the cost of supervening events, and the details involved in make-ready construction. The next meeting will be held April 19, 2018; time and location to be determined.
The Kentucky Communications Network Authority (KCNA) installed a “hut” next to Maysville Community and Technical College on Thursday, December 14, 2017.
The hut is part of KentuckyWired’s high-speed fiber optic cable network being installed in every county in Kentucky.
KentuckyWired's high speed fiber optic cable being installed on Pisgah Pike near Versailles, KY November 2017.
KentuckyWired doing make-ready construction in Owenton, KY, hanging strand - a wire hung before the cable is attached. Oct 2017