TDS announces plans to build fiber networks in three Green Bay metro area communities

Nearly 19K addresses across Suamico, Howard, and Hobart will gain fiber connections

TDS Telecommunications LLC (TDS®) is announcing plans to construct fiber-to-the-home networks in Suamico, Howard, and Hobart, Wisconsin. The projects will deliver a range of residential and businesses services including up to 2Gig internet, TV, and phone. After productive meetings with local leaders, TDS is moving forward with construction this fall and services will become available in phases, eventually connecting about 19K addresses across all three communities.

“TDS has been a proud provider of business services in these Green Bay-area communities for more than 20 years,” said Andrew Petersen, Senior Vice President of Corporate Affairs at TDS. “We look forward to bringing the latest fiber technology to these dynamic and flourishing communities to help them thrive in the years to come.”

The Madison, Wisconsin-based company is investing nearly $40 million in the multi-year projects to install nearly 500 miles of fiber residential and business service addresses. TDS’ is partnering with KS Energy, headquartered in New Berlin, Wisconsin, on the build.

Residential addresses can order up to 2 Gigabit (2,000Mbps) internet download and upload speeds, along with TDS TV®+ and phone services. Businesses can receive dedicated connections, TDS TV+, and managed IP—TDS’ hosted VoIP communications solution.

TDS recently announced the launch of their fiber network in Wisconsin’s Fox Cities and is nearing completion on projects in both Wausau and Stevens Point. TDS has been doing business in Wisconsin for 53 years and serves customers in 32 states.

Residents interested in learning more about TDS fiber services can visit for more information.







Media Contact: Missy Kellor, Associate Manager-Communications | TDS | 608-664-4836 |

TDS Telecommunications LLC (TDS Telecom/TDS®) delivers high-speed internet, TV entertainment, and phone services to a mix of small to mid-sized urban, suburban and rural communities throughout the U.S. With 1.2 million connections, TDS is a rapidly growing technology company. Powered by fiber-optics and new industry-leading technologies, TDS delivers up to 8 Gigabit internet speeds and offers internet-protocol based TV entertainment solutions along with traditional phone services. TDS also offers businesses VoIP advanced communications solutions, dedicated internet service, data networking, and hosted-managed services. Visit

TDS Telecom, headquartered in Madison, Wis., employs 3,400 people and is a subsidiary of Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. [NYSE: TDS]. Founded in 1969, Telephone and Data Systems provides wireless, broadband, video and voice; and hosted and managed services to approximately 6 million connections nationwide through its businesses: UScellular, TDS Telecom, and OneNeck IT Solutions. Visit

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