Peggy's Cove, Nova Scotia - In early Winter, Eastlink began construction on a new communications network to deliver communications and entertainment services to West Dover and Peggy's Cove. Eastlink annouced today that the network construction is now complete and it is launching high-speed Speed Internet, Phone and Cable service to the communities.
In October 2007, Eastlink was selected by the Halifax Regional Municipality (HRM) to provide high-speed Internet service to the communities of West Dover and Peggy's Cove. Eastlink invested $250,000 to support the Internet expansion and the launch of telephone and cable services in the area.
"Eastlink believes the key to continued economic growth and opportunity results from access to broadband. Through a partnership with the HRM, the Government of Canada and the Province of Nova Scotia, we are providing the fastest Internet service available in Nova Scotia to these communities," said Dan McKeen, co-CEO at Eastlink, "We are also delivering value, and choice to residents and businesses through the launch of our telephone and digital cable services."
Customers will now be able to take advantage of bundling their Eastlink products and services, for extra convenience and value. Eastlink High Speed Internet is consistently ranked as one of North America's fastest Internet providers by Broadbandreports.com, Eastlink Telephone offers flexible calling plans and features, and Eastlink Digital Cable includes hundreds of great channels, access to high definition programming and Eastlink OnDemand.
For more information on the availability of Eastlink services, visit Eastlink.ca
Operating from its headquarters in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Eastlink is the fifth largest cable company in Canada and was the first to offer customers local telephone service over a state-of-the-art digital network. Eastlink is one of Canada's 50 Best Managed Companies with more than 800 employees who provide a range of communications, entertainment & advertising services to business and residential customers across the Atlantic Provinces. For more information on Eastlink products and services, please visit www.eastlink.ca
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