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South Carolina Broadband Assets

Using existing state assets, the ORS will work with other state agencies to expedite deployment of broadband infrastructure in South Carolina.

Santee Cooper

Santee Cooper is accepting applications from broadband providers interested in accessing excess fiber and transmission infrastructure. Santee Cooper is not a provider of broadband; instead, the utility will allow providers access to its 1,200 miles of excess fiber and transmission poles on the nearly statewide system.

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Santee Cooper Fiber Assets and ORS Areas of Need (PDF)