Fiber expanding in downtown Great Barrington; officials tout economic impact

Terry Cowgill for the Berkshire Edge (May 22, 2019}

”Downtown Great Barrington is being lit up. No, not by the cobra-headed streetlights on Main Street, but by super-high-speed broadband from a local company. As promised Fiber Connect of the Berkshires, an ISP start-up founded in 2014 and based in Monterey, has begun preparing downtown for high-speed internet service. Town Halll was one of the first to see the new service. In addition, Fiber Connect has wired a number of other buildings in the downtown service area including Castle Street, Railroad Street and the west side of Main Street from Castle to Elm Streets..” Read More