Deploying fiber to another rural MO community

MACON, MO, April 25, 2018 /24-7PressRelease/ — Chariton Valley’s CEO, Kirby Underberg has announced a fiber expansion plan for the town of Marceline. While fiber coming to Marceline was not a huge surprise, as fiber is already available in some areas, the plan for expanding its availability to all businesses and residents is BIG news!

As part of his announcement, Underberg stated that Chariton Valley is committed to bringing state-of-the-art fiber connections to rural Missouri. Chariton Valley’s Board of Directors have approved over $50 million dollars to install fiber optics over the next five years to their current service territories and new areas like Marceline.

Chariton Valley brings cutting-edge Gigabit capable speeds over an advanced state of the art fiber network which extends all the way into your home producing the area’s fastest, most reliable internet service. Fiber brings many opportunities to the area including educational, healthcare, and economic benefits, including an increase value of a home. Chariton Valley believes a fiber network will future proof the home by bringing the services customers want and need for many years to come.

“Being the first in the area to provide fiber internet service to residential and business customers furthers Chariton Valley’s commitment as the area’s premier communications provider,” said Chariton Valley’s CEO Kirby Underberg. “Chariton Valley is proud to bring this opportunity to businesses and residents of Marceline.”

“We are excited about bringing this service to the community and look forward to continued growth in the Marceline area!” concluded Underberg.

To sign up for service go to For more information about fiber optics visit Chariton Valley’s Retail Office located at 201 N Main Street-Brookfield, call 660-395-9000 or go to

Chariton Valley’s vision is to enhance opportunities for rural America by delivering premier telecommunications and technology in Missouri. In tune with the President’s Interagency Task Force on Agriculture and Rural Prosperity, Chariton Valley uses fiber and wireless facilities to expand e-Connectivity to students, families, farmers, businesses, medical facilities, and communities every day. We are dedicated to improving quality of life and increasing access to a global economy at an affordable price over a reliable network. Learn more at

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