Broadband Update

Piedmont Electric is working closely with our communities to help close the digital divide. While broadband expansion to rural areas is a priority for Piedmont Electric and our member-owners, we do not support the cost shifting from for-profit communication companies to our electric co-op members.

Progress Report – Updated April 27
Orange County Residents Show Your Interest Here
Person County Residents Show Your Interest Here
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