It turns out the signs excitedly proclaiming that Clive will get ultrafast broadband by May are, for the most part, correct.
Chorus will begin installation within the next few months and will be finished by May, according to communications manager Steve Pettigrew.
However, residents may not actually be able to get it into their homes until June, he said.
“Fibre replaces the copper network, fibre is glass and transmits signals using light very much faster and much more capacity is able to be given,” Pettigrew said.
Photo: Prepare for your berms to be ripped up, Clive. Installation is starting. Photo / Paul Taylor
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Posted: 18 January 2019