USDA Rural Development to Make High-Speed Internet Announcement in Dahlgren Friday

DAHLGREN – The U.S. Department of Agriculture State Director of Rural Development Douglas Wilson will make an important announcement regarding high-speed internet in Hamilton County tomorrow.

Wilson will participate in a multi-million dollar Reconnect Pilot Program investment ceremony set for 11 a.m. at Hamilton County Telephone Co-op, located at 201 E. Route 142 in Dahlgren.

According to a press release from the USDA, millions in USDA funding will increase e-connectivity, bringing high-speed internet to more than 603 homes, 12 farms, one business and a population of 1,492 in rural Hamilton County.

The public is invited to attend.