Halifax, Nova Scotia - Eastlink, Nova Scotia's fastest Internet provider, today annouced it has been selected by the Halifax Regional Municipality (HRM) to provide high speed internet service to the communities of West Dover and Peggy's Cove. Eastlink is investing $125,000 in each of the communities to support the project.
HRM is providing project management services with funding support from the Government of Canada and the Province of Nova Scotia. The service will be available by early Winter 2007.
"Eastlink is pleased to expand its incredibly fast Internet service to the communities of West Dover and Peggy's Cove, said Dan McKeen, co-CEO of Eastlink. "Eastlink Internet is ranked among the fastest in North America and provides users with the speeds they need to get the most out of their online applications."
With the launch of high speed Internet, residents and businesses will have the opportunity to select the service that best suits their needs. Internet subscribers enjoy:
- FREE anytime access to WebMail;
- Eastlink Internet Security Services;
- 24/7technical support; and
- Access to MyEastlink.ca, a customized site for Eastlink Internet customers.
For more information on Eastlink High Speed Internet, visit www.Eastlink.ca. To learn more about the expansion of High Speed Internet to the Halifax Regional Municipality visit www.halifax.ca.
Operating from its headquarters in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Eastlink is the Maritimes’ largest privately owned and operated telecommunications and entertainment company. Eastlink is one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies with more than 750 employees who provide a range of communications, entertainment & advertising services to business and residential customers across the Maritimes. For more information on Eastlink and its products and services, visit www.eastlink.ca.
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