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Canada approves more funds for connecting rural Ontario

Tuesday 9 February 2021 | 13:08 CET | News
The government has awarded nearly CAD 2.2 million in funding to Niagara Regional Broadband Network and Mornington Communications Co-operative, to bring high-speed internet to rural residents in southwestern Ontario. Three projects will connect 310 underserved householders in the regions of Niagara-on-the-Lake, Niagara Falls, Rothsay, Drayton and St. Catharines.

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