A long-awaited fiber optic broadband network is set to launch in portions of Lexington by the end of March.
Unexpected costs mean the Rockbridge area's Internet project will not be able to reach all residents.
Buena Vista officials project that a new broadband network will bring more jobs and businesses to the area. The advanced technology will connect citizens more quickly to the Internet.
The Rockbridge Area Network Authority selected South End Construction to build the county's broadband network data center. The Roanoke-based firm submitted the lowest bid of $2.86 million.