ESCANABA, Mich. & SANDUSKY, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Highline, a leading fiber to the home High-Speed Internet service provider in Michigan, is celebrating the activation of its 500th customer. Highline began offering service in October of 2021 and this milestone demonstrates Highline’s commitment to help resolve the broadband service issues in rural Michigan.
Stacy Hare, who received her Highline fiber to the home connection on July 13, 2022 said, “Highline’s service is lightning fast at an amazing price. We are thrilled to finally have a real Internet connection from a company that cares about its customers.”
Highline is aggressively building a 6,000+ mile fiber network to serve nearly 100,000 households from a combination of Rural Digital Opportunity Program funding as well as private investment.
“We are thrilled to reach this customer milestone considering when we started and having to wait for winter to end in our markets to restart new installations,” stated CEO of Highline Midwest, Bruce Moore. “Highline is making a significant difference for our new customers and communities who have long suffered with poor Internet access.”
At Highline, we believe everyone should have access to the most reliable, fastest internet service at a fair price, regardless of where you live and work. Highline’s heritage companies have been in the telecommunications business for more than 126 years and have built, owned, and operated fiber networks for more than 27 years. Highline currently serves the communication and internet needs of thousands of residents and businesses in Colorado, Georgia, Kansas, Michigan, Nebraska and Texas. Highline is building state-of-the-art, Fiber-to-the-Premise, lightning-fast networks to provide Gigabit internet service to tens of thousands of homes and businesses across the country that are currently unserved, underserved and unhappily served.