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Faster internet speed coming to Simi Valley with fiber optic network

Simi Valley is the first city in Ventura County to have a fiber optic network started to provide faster internet speed for all its 47,600 homes and businesses,the city says.

SiFi Networks, based in Morristown, New Jersey, started construction of the 10-gigabit fiber optic underground network in December, City Manager Brian Gabler said Monday. The first customers are expected to be able to access it mid-year. 

“We’re excited to enhance the quality and availability of internet access for all Simi Valley residents and businesses,” Mayor Keith Mashburn said in a statement. “Internet speeds and availability are a top priority when searching for real estate.

“This partnership with SiFi Networks will help attract and retain businesses in the city,” he said.

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