Co-op Weekend Update (1/20/18)

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HELLO FRIENDS This is your Co-op Weekend Update for January 20, 2018. COMMUNICATION There is now a Weekend Updates Newsletter subscription form on our website – it’s located in the “widgets” bar, which is the right-hand column on our website, and it’s present on every page. So if you’d like to receive this update via Read More …

Bylaws (Draft) Posted

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Bylaws are our principal guide; the “rule book” that sets the overall governance of our Cooperative. The Bylaws set forth provisions which serve to protect our original purpose and mission. They define, control and set the basic principles and manner by which our Cooperative will be operated. “We the People” is the essence of our Read More …

Case Study #1 Posted

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“Could fiber Internet really happen in Powhatan?” The short answer is YES! The slightly-longer answer is “YES! But it’s going to take some work.” Look at this Case Study from Calix Inc. on ATMC in Columbus County, North Carolina. ATMC ran over 260 miles of fiber in just under 12 months to connect over 4000 Read More …

Website Launch

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Welcome to the site for Powhatan Internet Cooperative – a vision for high-speed, reliable Internet access by fiber for citizens in Powhatan County, Virginia. We’re a small group of residents just starting to form the cooperative, and this site will help broadcast the purpose of the co-op, and our goals in serving our future members Read More …