New Fiber Optic Internet Service in Sioux City
SIOUX CITY, Iowa (KCAU) — New jobs and Internet service choices will soon be available in Sioux City as Metronet begins construction.
According to a statement from the internet service provider, residents and businesses in Sioux City will soon be able to surf the web with “ultra-high-speed” internet through Metronet’s 100% fiber optic network.
The statement said construction had begun near Singing Hills Boulevard with the goal of bringing service to some residents by the end of 2022.
“As our city continues to grow, it’s important that our residents and businesses have choice in their services,” said Bob Scott, Mayor of Sioux City“Metronet’s investment in our community will provide Sioux City residents and businesses with additional options for broadband and Internet access.”
Interested residents can visit Metronet website and enter their home address to be notified when the service is available and find a plan to choose from. The release said Metronet trucks will be seen in some areas as they kick off pre-construction activities.
Pre-construction activities will include notifying residents by mail at least 30 days in advance of construction activities in their neighborhood. There will be additional displays, such as street signs that will be provided to let residents know when they will begin to see construction in their neighborhood.
“As Metronet begins construction of our 100% fiber optic network in Sioux City, residents and businesses are poised to have ultra-high-speed multi-gigabit Internet access in an era when access to a faster and more reliable is critical,” said Metronet CEO John Cinelli, “We are excited to provide Sioux City with a network that will support the community’s continued economic growth and development for years to come.
In addition to ultra-high speed internet, Metronet will create new jobs in the economy. Those interested in positions in local market management, sales and customer service professionals, and service technicians to support the Sioux City area can search for available positions and submit applications. here.