September 21, 2016

Miles of fiber optic cable coming to Tuscaloosa

TUSCALOOSA, AL (WBRC) –┬áTons of fiber optic cable is coming to Tuscaloosa.

You’ll have to measure it by the mile once the groundwork is completed. Crews are installing it on the University of Alabama campus.

It’s being done by Southern Light, a broadband company based in Mobile. CEO Andy Newton said construction is underway to lay more than 10 miles of fiber optic cable through the university campus and other parts of the city to start with.

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