Frontier Communications Exceeds Major Connect America Fund Milestone
351,000 Households in CAF-Eligible Areas Now have 10/1 Mbps and Faster Broadband Speeds
Frontier has CAF-eligible service territories in
Broadband is important to a prosperous rural America, as it enables businesses and consumers to take full advantage of the benefits of internet connectivity including online education, healthcare, vital information resources and entertainment. The Trump administration has signaled its interest in rural Americans' access to broadband connectivity and identifying ways to provide funding to serve high cost rural areas, which otherwise could not economically be provided connectivity.
"We've hit our stride with the CAF program, and we are excited to
continue bringing faster speeds to more communities over the next three
The company is marketing the new and improved speeds to customers, including through door-to-door sales, direct calls, and targeted advertising. Many of the locations served can receive speeds of 25 Mbps and faster. Overall, Frontier has committed to broadband availability in CAF-eligible areas in 774,000 households throughout the life of the program.
AVP, Corporate Communications
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