Firefly Fiber Expansion in Madison 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

REC – Stanardsville

Current Status: Make-Ready Construction
Connections Expected to Begin: Fall 2023
Map/Communication: Click here to view

REC – Pratts

Current Status: Make-Ready Engineering
Connections Expected to Begin: TBD
Map/Communication: Click here to view

REC RISE – Madison


Current Status: These areas are part of Firefly’s RISE Project and the timeline has not yet been announced.  Visit our website often for updates.
Note: Firefly will serve as the internet service provider for Rappahannock Electric Cooperative (REC) members in these areas.  

The Firefly RISE project is designed to ensure every underserved location in Madison County has access to broadband connectivity.
The work is funded in part by Madison County, and in collaboration with the Commonwealth of Virginia’s Telecommunications Initiative.