A Community-Centered Project

Bringing Fiber-Based Internet Service to Lyme, New Hampshire

What is LymeFiber?

LymeFiber is a community-centered project offering fiber-optic Internet data service to all residences, businesses, and public organizations in Lyme. Levels of service range from 25 Mbps up to 700 Mbps. All service is symmetrical - same speed upload and download - and are free of data caps.

Monthly rates begin at $74. Residential and business phone lines will be available as an option for $20 per month.

We will begin to offer services in Summer 2020. For more information, see our Frequently Asked Questions page.

Goals:

  • Universal Coverage. We aim to provide high-speed, fiber-optic-based Internet service to every reachable business and residence in Lyme.
  • Net Neutrality. LymeFiber will not throttle or otherwise interfere with your data.
  • A Future-Proof Design. Fiber-optic cable provides almost unlimited capacity for whatever new applications come along.
  • Competitive Pricing. The cost of our service will be competitive with similar service elsewhere in the region.
  • Community Focus. Bringing a needed service to Lyme - our community - is our primary goal.

LymeFiber News

Lyme Fiber Update-June 2019

By Rich Brown | June 20, 2019

It’s been a while since you saw those “LymeFiber” trucks on the roads in town, and you may be wondering what’s happening with the project. Here’s an update. Those trucks were doing a pole census – noting the precise location and condition of each of the 2,000 utility poles in Lyme where LymeFiber will need …

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ValleyNet appoints Managing Director

By Rich Brown | June 6, 2019

ValleyNet, Lyme Fiber’s implementation partner, announced today that it has chosen a new Managing Director, Christopher Recchia, of Randolph, VT. Chris brings a wealth of non-profit and telecom regulatory experience, most notably as the head of Vermont’s Department of Public Service from 2012-2017. “ValleyNet and ECFiber have created a now-proven model for expanding quality high-speed …

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LymeFiber Trucks on the Job

By Rich Brown | January 28, 2019

In January, people started to see LymeFiber trucks working in Lyme. This photo shows Klee Smith, a contractor for ValleyNet in front of Lyme’s horse sheds. Klee is conducting a pole survey to create an inventory of all the poles along with their geographic coordinates.