A 4.2 million dollar project to bring Fibre-to-the-home internet connectivity to the Bella Coola Valley is underway, with CityWest the Prince Rupert based communication company hailing their latest initiative with an information release on Friday.
“We are excited to start our fibre-optic build in the Bella Coola Valley. As a company that was built in rural B.C., we’re excited to bring advanced connectivity to another remote community. We’re thrilled to be in partnership with the Nuxalk Nation and to be collaborating with CCCS. Our partnership will ensure that the community has ownership in and a direct say in their connectivity needs for decades to come.” -- Stefan Woloszyn, CEO of CityWest.
In their notes, CityWest notes how the new network will provide world class urban style connectivity to residents and businesses in the Bella Coola Valley for decades to come.The Bella Coola Valley fibre-optic build consists of two project phases.