Faster Internet on the Horizon in Downtown Durango, Rural Southwest Colorado

Free Wi-Fi coming to Main Avenue

Article by Mary Shinn at The Durango Herald – January 17, 2016

Residents across the region can look forward to being a bit more plugged-in this year.

New services from several providers, federal grants and a push from local agencies will fill some Internet gaps in Southwest Colorado and mean faster service for some residents.

Those walking in Durango along Main Avenue from Fifth Street to Eighth Street should notice free wireless from SkyWerx by the end of the week. Eventually, the service will be available through 13th Street, said Justin Davis, chief operating officer for the company.

The service will be offered in partnership with the city of Durango…

Video & Images – Jerry McBride/Durango Herald