CVEC

Firefly Fiber Expansion in Goochland County

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Regional Internet Service Expansion (RISE) Project

The RISE Project is an initiative by Firefly Fiber BroadbandSM, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Central Virginia Electric Cooperative (CVEC), to provide internet access to all underserved homes and businesses in 13 counties in Central Virginia. Projects to be completed by the end of 2025. Firefly offers gigabit-speed internet via fiber to the premise that is reliable and affordable.

To read more about the RISE Project, click here.

Project Area

CVEC – Cartersville

Current Status: In-Service
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Note: This area is in-service, click here to register

CVEC – Columbia

Current Status: In-Service
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Note: This area is in-service, click here to register

CVEC – Ferncliff

Current Status: In-Service
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Note: This area is in-service, click here to register

CVEC – Shannon Hill

Current Status: In-Service
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Note: This area is in-service, click here to register

REC – Mt. Hope (Paynes Mill)

Current Status: In-Service
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Note: This area is in-service, click here to register

REC – Mt. Hope (Copperline)

Current Status: Service Drop Construction
Connections Expected to Begin: Connecting Now
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Note: Service drops will continue for the next several months until all pre-registered homes/businesses are connected. If you would like us to build to you, click here to register.

RISE – Goochland (Payne Rd/Slippery Rock Ln)

Current Status: Fiber Construction
Connections Expected to Begin:
Winter 2023-2024
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ReConnect – Goochland

Current Status: Engineering
Connections Expected to Begin: Summer 2024
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RISE – Goochland (Three Square)

Current Status: Field Data Collection
Connections Expected to Begin:
Winter 2023-2024
Note: Firefly will serve this area as the last mile internet service provider in partnership with Dominion Energy’s Middle Mile Project. Projects will be completed by the end of 2025. For questions regarding the Middle Mile Project, please contact the Dominion Energy Broadband Team at ruralbroadband@dominionenergy.com.
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RISE – Goochland (Caledonia/Tabscott-Hadensville)

Current Status: Field Data Collection
Connections Expected to Begin:
Spring 2024
Note: Firefly will serve this area as the last mile internet service provider in partnership with Dominion Energy’s Middle Mile Project. Projects will be completed by the end of 2025. For questions regarding the Middle Mile Project, please contact the Dominion Energy Broadband Team at ruralbroadband@dominionenergy.com.
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RISE – Goochland (Columbia)

Connections Expected to Begin: TBD
Note: Firefly will serve this area as the last mile internet service provider in partnership with Dominion Energy’s Middle Mile Project. Projects will be completed by the end of 2025.Additional project areas will be coming. For questions regarding the Middle Mile Project, please contact the Dominion Energy Broadband Team at ruralbroadband@dominionenergy.com.
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RISE – Goochland (Crozier)

Connections Expected to Begin: TBD
Note: Firefly will serve this area as the last mile internet service provider in partnership with Dominion Energy’s Middle Mile Project. Projects will be completed by the end of 2025.Additional project areas will be coming. For questions regarding the Middle Mile Project, please contact the Dominion Energy Broadband Team at ruralbroadband@dominionenergy.com.
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The Firefly RISE project is designed to ensure every underserved location in Goochland County has access to broadband connectivity.
The work is funded in part by Goochland County, and in collaboration with the Commonwealth of Virginia’s Telecommunications Initiative.