Community celebrates getting up to speed
ANNOUNCING: Tom Shoemaker (far left), executive vice president of Pinpoint Communications, announced that Pinpoint can bring a high-speed fiber-to-the-home network to every home and business in Gothenburg with speeds up to 1 Gigabit per second.
Mayor Joyce Hudson welcomed Pinpoint to the community.Also pictured is Nate Wyatt, who led the Gothenburg Improvement Company team that spearheaded the recruitment of Pinpoint.
A community celebration thanked local residents for their participation in a community-wide survey about Internet usage and the local interest in joining a fiber-to-the-home network.
Participants were treated to all sorts of games for kids with prizes, face painting, a photo booth, cotton candy, popcorn, hot dogs, chips and drinks. And it was all free. Over 900 hot dogs were served.