Optimum Launches 1 Gig Internet in Paola, Osawatomie and Spring Hill, Kansas

Local Customers Now Have Access to Faster Internet Speeds to Power All Their Connectivity Needs

KANSAS (APRIL 15, 2024) – Optimum, the local provider of internet, mobile, phone, and TV services, today announces that due to a significant upgrade made to the company’s network and infrastructure, local residents and businesses can now access up to 1 Gig internet speeds in Paola, Osawatomie and Spring Hill, Kansas. With this launch, Optimum now offers internet service that is more than six times faster than the previous highest speed offered by the company in these markets. 

“We are excited to bring faster, more reliable internet service backed by our newly built 1 Gig network to the communities of Paola, Osawatomie and Spring Hill,” said Jesse Garcia, Vice President, General Manager of Optimum Mid Central. “Optimum is committed to being the connectivity provider of choice in every market we serve and, through this investment, local residents and businesses will be able to enjoy a greater connectivity experience than ever before.”

"We are excited for Optimum's commitment to upgrade the local network and infrastructure for the Paola Community. Lack of high-speed quality internet was one of the top concerns expressed by our citizens during the Planning Paola Comprehensive Plan citizen engagement process,” said Mayor Leigh House. “We are hopeful that this investment will help us in our continued mission to close the digital divide."

Optimum Internet comes with whole home WiFi coverage with Smart WiFi for seamless streaming, working, gaming and more, built-in security, as well as 24/7 tech support. The company’s Optimum Mobile service is delivered over America’s most awarded 5G network and offers plans starting as low as $15 per month per line.

In addition, significant savings of up to $800 per year are available for residents who choose Optimum Complete, a line of Internet + Mobile bundles that start at just $45 per month for internet service with one mobile line [1].

For more information on Optimum’s product offerings and services, residents can call 866.9.OPTIMUM or visit optimum.com/internet


[1] Savings based on comparison of Optimum Complete with 1 Gig Internet + 2 lines of Optimum Mobile Unlimited plan with AT&T 1 Gigabyte Internet + 2 lines of Unlimited Starter plan.