Posted on Friday, March 19, 2021 11:45 AM
Eastern Ontario Regional Network Awards Contract for Cell Expansion to Rogers Communications
(March 19, 2021 – EASTERN ON) – Strong and reliable cellular services are critical to help rural communities take part in the economy, create jobs and improve public safety. Together, Canada, Ontario and municipal governments across Eastern Ontario are supporting the Eastern Ontario Regional Network’s Cell Gap Project that will improve both the reach and quality of cellular services throughout the region.
Posted on Wednesday, March 17, 2021 10:02 PM
Join Eastern Ontario Regional Network (EORN) for an announcement related to cellular connectivity
Participants include: The Honourable Maryam Monsef, Canada’s Minister for Women and Gender Equality and Rural Economic Development; The Honourable Laurie Scott, Ontario's Minister of Infrastructure; Warden J. Murray Jones, Chair of the Eastern Ontario Regional Network; Warden Debbie Robinson, Chair of the Eastern Ontario Wardens’ Caucus and Mayor Diane Therrien, Chair of the Eastern Ontario Mayors’ Caucus....
Posted on Monday, March 01, 2021 12:04 PM
Long-Term Solution for Rural Connectivity Key to Economic Recovery
The Eastern Ontario Regional Network (EORN) has made a formal submission to the federal and provincial governments seeking support to deliver ultra-fast Gig internet to homes and businesses across the region. The submission has been sent to federal Minister Maryam Monsef, who has responsibility for rural economic development, and Ontario’s Minister of Infrastructure Laurie Scott, who is tasked with rural broadband matters for the...
Posted on Wednesday, October 07, 2020 05:44 PM
We are thrilled to announce the first edition of the Eastern Ontario Regional Network (EORN) newsletter. It’s an exciting time at EORN as we get closer and closer to having shovels in the ground, aiming to drastically improve cell phone coverage and capacity in the areas of eastern Ontario where people live, work and travel. We hope you enjoy this update and please encourage others to sign up for the newsletter as well.
Posted on Thursday, September 24, 2020 02:06 PM
The federal Throne Speech yesterday acknowledged the importance of broadband to Canada’s economic recovery and for better access to critical services like health care. The Eastern Ontario Regional Network (EORN) is hopeful it will lead to immediate investment in broadband infrastructure.
“Already, our region has lost more than 87,000 jobs and almost $5 billion in GDP due to the pandemic. With cases continuing to increase, the crisis is far from over,” said Mayor Andy Letham, Chair of the Eastern...