Tennessee Broadband Accessibility Grant- Southwest Expansion
Fayetteville Public Utilities was recently awarded $1.75 million as part of the third round of the State of Tennessee Broadband Accessibility Grant.
FPU realized the need for underserved customers to have reliable and affordable broadband service. These grant funds will provide this in the southwest portion of Lincoln County. The grant territory includes west of Highway 64, including the areas of McBurg and Dellrose, south to the Alabama border and back north to include sections of Camargo, Yukon, Molino, Blanche and Taft. This area has approximately five homes per mile and serves 1,009 customers.