“Salt Lake has more than breathtaking mountain vistas and fantastic ski slopes. It also hosts a booming technology sector, world-renowned universities and a vibrant local culture. We’re looking forward to seeing Salt Lake residents use gigabit Internet to spark creative ideas, jumpstart businesses and collaborate in ways they couldn’t before,” says the company in a blog post.
This shouldn’t be too much of a surprise, as Google made its intentions known about a year ago when it announced nine metros it was eyeing for Fiber expansion.
Salt Lake City joins Atlanta, Charlotte, Raleigh-Durham, and Nashville as the newest cities to get Fiber.
Google Fiber is currently available in Kansas City, Provo, UT, and Austin, TX.
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