Broadband Feasibility Study

The Town of Vinalhaven, through its Broadband Taskforce, is issuing this Request for Proposal (RFP) to obtain information about various business models to deploy a fiber-to-the-premise (FTTP) solution that would serve this island community. The ultimate goal of the Town is to pursue a broadband solution that provides future-proofed internet speeds at prices affordable to our community which will support telehealth services and local health care facilities, benefit the many businesses located here, including the lobster, retail, and creative industries, and allow quality services to be provided to the general public.

Please note that an addendum was added on November 25th based on questions that have come in since the bid posting.  The document can be found below.  

Responses must be received no later than 4:00 p.m. on December 09, 2019. Please submit responses as a PDF emailed to with the subject “Broadband Project RFP” OR in a sealed envelope marked “Broadband Project RFP” to:

Town of Vinalhaven

19 Washington School Road

Vinalhaven, Maine 04863

PDF icon vh_rfp_final.pdf264.13 KB
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