Cheney's expanding internet options
Council approves three-year contract with Avista for fixed wireless broadband service
Last updated 8/20/2020 at 9:21am
CHENEY – Residents will have another option available to them when it comes to internet service in the city.
At its Aug. 11 meeting, the City Council approved an agreement with Avista Edge to begin a pilot program “for the provision of fixed wireless broadband internet services” in the city. Details on how Edge will work were not available at press time, but the technology will be installed and available through the city’s electric metering system.
The resolution authorizing the agreement originally came before council at its July 28 meeting, but was tabled over concerns with some o...