Gigabit Project Update

We’ve been quiet here at Nevada County Connected, but Spiral’s gigabit fiber optic project has been steadily moving forward for the past three months. Before we break ground this fall, we’ve been compiling an exhaustive environmental report in the Zone A project area. This includes identifying and mapping both biological and historical assets. Given [...]

Spiral’s 10th Anniversary

In the office, we quietly celebrated Spiral Internet’s 10th Anniversary last week. On May 1, 2006, NCCN (Nevada County Community Network) placed their customers in our hands. We were entrusted to take the goals of that organization and move it forward. Little did we know that it would take 10 years to accomplish. And [...]

CPUC Commission Approves Funding for Spiral’s Gigabit Internet Network Project in Nevada County

At 10:47am today, during the California Public Utilities Commission meeting in San Francisco, the Commission voted (4-1) to approve $16.7M in funding from the California Advanced Services Fund (CASF) for Spiral Internet’s Bright Fiber Network project in western Nevada County. The grant ($16.2M) and loan ($500k) will provide 60% funding for the project. The [...]