Building the Fiber System
Islesboro Municipal Broadband Readiness Preparation
Please check here often to make sure you are working with the most recent information.
Construction of the fiber network is underway. From June through September is time to prepare your property for installation of service. The following documents will guide you in the process. If you have a question not answered here please check with Tina Pendleton (email link above).
Remain aware of the list of properties requiring engineering decisions posted below. Properties in red on this list may not start readiness preparations yet.
This Getting Ready document provides an overview to the the process of the installation process.
Specifications for conduit when the fiber drop is buried.
This Becoming A Subscriber document covers information regarding what you'll do to become a subscriber.
These slides were used for the orientation meeting provided to local contractors, care-takers, and property owners explaining the roles we'll all play in getting this job done. This shows examples of the interior and exterior ONT and how the devices will be installed.
The Customer Readiness document lists properties which may not start readiness preparations yet as engineering questions remain (red lines) and properties with clarification questions still needing answers (yellow lines). When viewing the document you will likely have to "zoom in" to expand the contents.
RFP for Scope B
Vendors interested in bidding on installation of the transport and access electronics, please see www.townofislesboro.com/bbrfp2 for the Scope B RFP documentation.