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N.L. communities receiving high-speed internet upgrades revealed

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High-speed internet improvements are coming for numerous rural and remote communities in Newfoundland and Labrador.

Earlier this month it was announced dozens of rural and remote communities in Newfoundland and Labrador would be receiving improved internet services through the federal Connect to Innovate program.

The communities receiving upgrades were not announced at the time but have finally been divulged by the Department of Innovation, Science and Economic Development.

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Of the $39.97 million announced for Newfoundland and Labrador on Jan. 2, $26.88 million will come from the federal government, $1.57 million from the provincial government and $11.52 million will come from other contributors.

N.L. communities receiving funding for high-speed internet

Targeted communities

Internet service provider

Project funding

English Harbour East
Grand Le Pierre

Bell Canada

$485,030

Conche

Bell Canada

$344,180

Cook's Harbour

Bell Canada

$323,570

Admirals Beach

Fox Harbour

O'Donnells

Bell Canada

$397,490

Grey River

Ramea

Bell Canada

$900,000

Miles Cove

Port Anson

Bell Canada

$339,900

Petit Forte

Southeast Bight

Bell Canada

$759,830

Gaultois

Bell Canada

$376,500

McCallum

Bell Canada

$406,730

Rencontre East

Bell Canada

$341,550

St. Brendan's

Bell Canada

$318,150

Change Islands

Bell Canada

$337,280

Bacon Cove

Cappahayden

Fair Haven

Kitchuses

Little Harbour East

Bell Canada

$331,240

Burgoynes Cove

Harcourt

Monroe

Bell Canada

$369,270

Cottrell's Cove

Fortune Harbour

Bell Canada

$942,750

Fleur de Lys

Bell Canada

$462,990

Ming's Bight

Bell Canada

$484,360

Mud Lake

Bell Canada

$281,250

Burnside

Jamestown

Laurenceton

Newtown

St. Chads

Winter Brook

Bell Canada

$631,620

Cormack

Gallants

Jack Ladder

Bell Canada

$421,450

Jackson's Arm

Pollards Point

Sop's Arm

The Beaches

Bell Canada

$1,290,000

Reidville

Bell Canada

$76,980

Port aux Basques

Bell Canada

$277,200

Baie Verte

Bell Canada

$439,540

St. Alban's

Bell Canada

$412,500

Bear Cove

Bell Canada

$355,020

Port Albert

Bell Canada

$472,810

Fogo

Island Harbour

Seldom-Little Seldom

Bell Canada

$474,000

Capstan Island

Cartwright

Charlottetown

Forteau

L'Anse au Loup

L'Anse-au-Clair

Lodge Bay

Mary's Harbour

Pinware

Port Hope Simpson

Red Bay

St. Lewis

West St. Modeste

Bell Canada

$8,250,000

Anchor Point
Bartletts Harbour
Bear Cove
Bellburns
Bird Cove
Black Duck Cove
Blue Cove
Brig Bay
Castor River North
Castor River South
Cow Head
Deadmans Cove
Eddies Cove
Eddies Cove West
English Harbour East
Flower's Cove
Forresters Point
Gargamelle
Grand Le Pierre
Green Island Brook
Green Island Cove
Halfway Point
Hawke's Bay
Lower Lance Cove
Nameless Cove
New Ferolle
Parson's Pond
Petley
Pidgeon Cove-St. Barbe
Pines Cove
Plum Point
Pond Cove
Port au Choix
Port Saunders
Portland Creek
Sally's Cove
Rocky Harbour
Savage Cove
Shoal Cove
St. Barbe North Sandy Cove
St. Pauls

EION Inc.

$2,210,000

Hopedale

Makkovik

Nain

Natuashish

Postville

Rigolet

Bell Canada

$1,280,000

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