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PRESS RELEASES FROM THE MRC D'ARGENTEUIL:

June 4th, 2020
Significant progress on High-Speed Internet - Régions branchées program - Good news for Argenteuil (Read HERE)

May 13th, 2020
High Speed Internet – The MRC d’Argenteuil submits a memoir to the CRTC and urges governments to actr (Read HERE)

The memoir is avaialable (French only) on the MRC d’Argenteuil's website at www.argenteuil.qc.ca


SUMMARY OF THE INFORMATION EVENING
March 2nd, 2020
High Speed Internet – Significant citizen participation at the Information Evenings launched by the MRC and Fibre Argenteuil (Read HERE) (French only)

Information Evening (February 2020): Read HERE

Presentation Plan (February 2020): Read HERE


 

Lachute, June 27th, 2019
A TURNING POINT FOR HIGH SPEED INTERNET ACCESS IN ARGENTEUIL

The MRC of Argenteuil and Fibre Argenteuil are joining forces to announce that a turning point has been reached in the quest to bring high speed Internet access to the region's rural areas. May 15th saw the constitutive general meeting of Fibre Argenteuil Inc., a non-profit organization (NPO) whose mission is to facilitate, supply and maintain telecommunications services for as many households as possible. Fibre Argenteuil Inc., which was legally registered on February 8th 2018, was created out of the political will of the MRC of Argenteuil. Its Board of Directors is composed of seven professionals with complementary exterprise from the Argenteuil region and neighbouring areas, including two elected municipal officials appointed by the MRC council:

  • Benoît St-Jacques, President (expertise in accounting and finance)
  • Deny Ouellette, Vice President (expertise in human resources)
  • Stéphane Jourdain, Secretary-Treasurer (expertise in wired telecommunications, software integration and customer service)
  • Pascal Comeau (expertise in business law)
  • Jacques Nantel (expertise in marketing and commercialization)
  • Danielle Parent (elected municipal official, expertise in project management and software solutions implementation)
  • Denis Fillion (elected municipal official, expertise in project management and business development)
To read the Press Release
For more information on the project and targeted sectors

The municipalities of the MRC of Argenteuil