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Posted Tuesday, April 24, 2018

EORN Board of Directors with Minister Jeff Leal  Mobile broadband critical to regional growth
The Eastern Ontario Wardens’ Caucus and Eastern Ontario Regional Network (EORN) welcomed the Ontario Government’s commitment of $71 million to improve cell service across the region. Ontario Rural Affairs Minister Jeff Leal announced the funding formally at an event in Belleville yesterday.
EORN has proposed a $213 million public-private partnership to improve both the reach and quality of cellular data services...

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Posted Thursday, July 06, 2017

web-+CRTCEORN/EOWC are committed to working with the CRTC and others to ensure that residents, businesses, municipal governments and public institutions in Eastern Ontario are all able to achieve this basic service standard by 2021.

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Posted Monday, May 29, 2017

Cell Gap NR PictureThe Eastern Ontario Regional Network (EORN) is seeking federal and provincial support to fill gaps in cellular coverage that are standing in the way of the region’s economic growth and public safety.

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Posted Thursday, December 22, 2016

web-+CRTC"On behalf of all rural residents across Eastern Ontario and those who travel to and from our region we applaud yesterday’s ruling by the CRTC making access to mobile broadband and high speed internet services an essential service,” said Peter Emon Chair of the Eastern Ontario Wardens’ Caucus (EOWC).

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Posted Tuesday, April 12, 2016

EOWC logo EnglishThe Eastern Ontario Regional Network (EORN) and the Eastern Ontario Wardens’ Caucus (EOWC) will press Canada’s telecomm regulator to better recognize the critical need for high-speed internet access in rural communities at the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission’s public hearings today. 

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