Tuesday, October 2, 2012

Google Fiber construction in Hanover Heights to begin this week

By NICK SLOAN, NJSloan212@gmail.com

Google Fiber construction in the Hanover Heights Fiberhood will begin Oct. 3.

Residents in the Hanover Heights area interested in signing up for the Google Fiber had until Oct. 2 to sign up for the service.

As of midnight on Tuesday, 58 percent of the Fiberhood's residents have signed up for Google Fiber.

Hanover Heights will be the first Fiberhood in the metro area to receive Google Fiber.

Dubs Dread will be the second Kansas City, Kan., Fiberhood to receive it.

Construction is expected to begin in December 2012.