SIOUX CITY, Iowa – Metronet has announced that ultra-high-speed multi-gigabit fiber optic internet is now accessible to residents and businesses in Sioux City, Iowa. This means that residents in the area can now access internet speeds of up to 2 gigabits, while businesses can access speeds of up to 10 gigabits. Customers located in Metronet’s initial construction areas can sign up for the company’s future-proof symmetrical fiber optic internet by visiting metronet.com or calling 888-225-3864. Additionally, this means that numerous fiber splicer jobs will be available in Sioux City as the population of nearly 100,000 people continues to grow post Covid-19.
“As Metronet connects our first customers in Sioux City to unparalleled multi-gigabit speeds, we look forward to seeing the positive impact our services will have in the homes and businesses we serve,” said Eric Vyncke, Metronet Regional Sales Manager. “At Metronet, we pride ourselves on ensuring that all residents and businesses throughout our service area have access to the same ultra-high-speed fiber optic internet, unlike many competitors. We understand the impact that a fiber optic network like ours can mean for a community. By connecting our customers, they can connect easier and faster to family, friends, and neighbors, near and far.”
As Metronet continues to expand its service in Sioux City, residents in construction areas will be given 30 days notice by mail about upcoming construction activity in their neighborhood. In addition to the written notice, residents will also receive additional messaging such as yard signs to alert them of when construction is set to begin. Metronet crews working on the construction will be easily identifiable by their ID tags and branded vehicles.
To check the status of Metronet’s construction in your area and to sign up to be notified when Metronet services are available to be installed in your home or business, please visit construction.Metronetinc.com.
More About Metronet:
Metronet, headquartered in Evansville, Indiana, is the nation’s largest independently-owned, 100% fiber optic company. The company prides itself on providing cutting-edge fiber optic communication services, including high-speed internet and full-featured phone services, with a customer-focused approach. Metronet began operations in 2005, starting with one fiber optic network in Greencastle, Indiana. Since then, it has grown to serve and construct networks in more than 250 communities across various states, including Indiana, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, Florida, North Carolina, Virginia, Texas, Wisconsin, Missouri, Colorado, New Mexico, and Louisiana. The company is dedicated to bringing state-of-the-art telecommunication services to communities, services that are comparable or superior to those offered in large metropolitan areas. By offering XGS PON technology, Metronet aims to easily carry its communities into the future of multi-gigabit service.
Metronet has been recognized as one of the Top 10 Fastest ISPs in North Central United States by PC Mag in 2020 and Top 10 ISPs with Best Gaming Quality Index in 2021. It has also been recognized as the Top 3 Fastest Internet Providers and Fastest Fiber Providers in the Nation in 2020 by Broadband Now and as the #1 Fastest Mid-Sized Internet Provider in two states in 2020. In 2020, Metronet was awarded the Vectren Energy Safe Digging Partner Award from Vectren.