MABEN â€” AT&T is expanding its high-speed Internet services to more residents and businesses to the community, officials said Tuesday.
â€śBroadband is an essential part of our daily lives and serves as the gateway for receiving access to future technologies,â€ť said C.D. Smith, Regional Director, AT&T, in a statement.
Smith said that Rep. Dannie Reed, R-Ackerman, advocated for AT&T to extend the availability of high speed Internet service to Maben and deserves credit for his commitment to the issue.
Reed â€śhelped pave the way for this investment, and as a result of his leadership, AT&T is making a significant commitment to delivering more broadband technology to Maben consumers who will benefit from increased choices and innovative products,â€ť Smith said.
â€śWe believe that broadband access for all Americans is a key national priority. This latest deployment underscores our commitment to a national broadband plan to bring the benefits of access to American families,â€ť Smith added.
â€śWeâ€™re excited that more citizens in the Maben area no w have access to DSL,â€ť said Reed.Â â€śFor consumers at home and in school, AT&Tâ€™s broadband offerings can add real value to how we live and learn.â€ť
For information, customers can visit http://www.att.com or call (800) ATT-2020 to discuss individual service needs.