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Glo Fiber Announces Plans to Expand High-Speed ​​Fiber Optic Network to York County, Virginia

The expansion will bring internet speeds of up to 2 Gbps to North York County

EDINBURGH, Va., April 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Glo Fiber, powered by Shenandoah Telecommunications Company (“Shentel”) (Nasdaq: SHEN) has reached an agreement with county officials to bring its fiber optic network to the northern part of York County, Virginia. Construction will begin in York County in early 2023 and will eventually provide a 100% fiber network to nearly 5,000 county homes and businesses. To check on the status of their neighborhood and receive updates, interested residents can pre-register at and businesses can pre-register at

“The internet has become a vital tool for everyone, from students to homeowners to businesses. York County is pleased to welcome Shentel’s Glo Fiber network as an option for our community’s communication needs,” said Tim WyattDirector of Information Technology at York County.

Glo Fiber provides next-generation fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) Internet access, streaming TV and phone service in the Mid-Atlantic region, with optional wall-to-wall Wi-Fi service that allows customers to connect anywhere in their home or business. With WiFi 6 technology, customers can enjoy faster speeds, better performance, and better support for multiple devices throughout the home with the assurance of advanced protection and automatic updates.

York County is a diverse community with many of its residents running small businesses, attending nearby academic institutions, and serving in our armed forces. We are proud to help better serve their communications needs by bringing Glo Fiber connectivity to this market,” said Chris Kyle, vice president of industry and regulatory affairs at Shentel. “We look forward to providing high-speed Internet access and exceptional customer service as we expand our offerings to the Tidewater area.”

By using Shentel’s 7,400 mile regional fiber optic network, Glo Fiber can guarantee high speeds, low latency and fair pricing. The company has earned a reputation for providing superior local customer service in its markets, including the growing list of communities in Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvaniaand West Virginia.

Glo Fiber will offer three levels of symmetrical broadband Internet access, television streaming and unlimited local and long distance telephone service in the region. The Glo TV service is delivered via an app and is compatible with Apple TV, Amazon’s Fire Stick, and many smart TVs with built-in streaming software. Internet pricing is all-inclusive, with no additional fees or surcharges, excluding taxes, making it an affordable option for one or more people who use the Internet for work, school, and play.

To learn more about Glo Fiber, please visit For more information about Shentel, please visit or call 1-800-SHENTEL (1-800-743-6835).

About Glo Fiber
Glo Fiber (Glo) provides next-generation fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) multi-gigabit broadband Internet access, over-the-air television and digital home phone service powered by Shentel (Nasdaq: SHEN). Glo provides the fastest available service to residents by leveraging XGS-PON, a state-of-the-art technology capable of symmetrical internet speeds of up to 10 Gbps.

About Shenandoah Telecommunications
Shenandoah Telecommunications Company (Shenandoah Telecommunications Company (Shentel) provides broadband services through its state-of-the-art high-speed wired, fiber optic and fixed wireless networks to customers in the Mid-Atlantic United States The Company’s services include: high-speed Internet, video and voice; fiber optic Ethernet, wavelength and rental; and tower colocation rental. The Company has an extensive regional network with more than 7,400 miles of fiber route and over 220 macro cell towers.For more information, please visit

SOURCE Shenandoah Telecommunications Company