APPROVED PROJECTS

Connecting communities

SWIFT is leveraging public and private funding to expand broadband infrastructure across Southwestern Ontario. The program is currently overseeing a $209 million broadband expansion plan to bring service to more than 50,000 underserved households and businesses throughout the region by 2024.

To find out if service will be provided in your area, enter your address into our interactive service map.

The projects listed below include those SWIFT projects that have been announced to date:

Click below to learn more about SWIFT’s Request for Proposal (RFP) schedule, including procurement values and closing dates.

RFP Schedule
Total Project ValueTotal Premises PassedTotal Fibre Road Kilometres
$6,223,24999376.2
Project
Area
CommunitiesPremises
Passed
Fibre Road
Kilometres
RecipientProject
Value
SWIFT
Contribution
Project
Completion Date
Mount Wolfe37225.8Vianet$1,880,973$958,656December 15, 2021
Albion47134.3Vianet$2,454,985$1,251,207March 31,2022
The Grange15016.1North Frontenac Telephone Company$1,887,292$1,261,877February 28, 2022
Total Project ValueTotal Premises PassedTotal Fibre Road Kilometres
$10,379,6891,663132
Project
Area
CommunitiesPremises
Passed
Fibre Road
Kilometres
RecipientProject
Value
SWIFT
Contribution
Project
Completion Date
Horning’s Mill64954.7Eh!tel Networks$3,948,048$2,385,863December 31,2022
Laurel/Camila46041.7North Frontenac Telephone Company$5,417,973$3,688,524February 28, 2022
Marsville14513.5Cogeco Connexion$866,636$534,173March 31, 2022
Mansfield30117.4Bell Canada$829,111$355,476March 31, 2022
Garafraxa Woods1084.7Rogers Communications$687,804$419,036October 22, 2021
Total Project ValueTotal Premises PassedTotal Fibre Road Kilometres
$11,746,5363,947143.5
Project
Area
CommunitiesPremises
Passed
Fibre Road
Kilometres
RecipientProject
Value
SWIFT
Contribution
Project
Completion Date
Wilsonville to Bloomsburg
  • Wilsonville
  • Boston
  • Bealton
  • Dundurn
  • Waterford
  • Townsend Centre
  • Villa Nova
  • Bloomsburg
2,11686.6Rogers Communications$7,669,911$2,873,449August 18, 2021
Long Point
  • Long Point
92624.5Execulink Telecom$1,952,894$1,272,159February 28, 2021
Turkey Point
  • Normandale
  • Turkey Point
90532.4Execulink Telecom$2,123,730$1,383,445December 31, 2020
Total Project ValueTotal Premises PassedTotal Fibre Road Kilometres
$17,602,5214,462398
Project
Area
CommunitiesPremises
Passed
Fibre Road
Kilometres
RecipientProject
Value
SWIFT
Contribution
Project
Completion Date
Bosanquet
  • Thedford (Former Bosanquet Township)
20281.5Execulink Telecom$1,704,535$1,150,899December 31, 2021
Kettle Point
  • Kettle and Stony Point First Nation
1,03235.1Execulink Telecom$2,730,067$1,843,336December 31, 2020
Highland Glen
  • Lambton Shores
  • Highland Glen
99149.4Execulink Telecom$2,196,379$1,482,991July 18, 2021
St. Clair Township
  • Babys Point
  • Port Lambton
  • Sombra
  • Wilkesport
  • Avonry
  • Mooretown
  • Brigden
  • St. Clair Township
1,70182.5Cogeco Connexion$5,002,264$2,248,732December 31, 2021
Alviston/Enniskillen
  • Enniskillen
  • Brooke-Alvinston
536149.5Brooke Telecom$5,969,277$3,325,097December 31, 2022
Total Project ValueTotal Premises PassedTotal Fibre Road Kilometres
$12,627,8532,999218.5
Project
Area
CommunitiesPremises
Passed
Fibre Road
Kilometres
RecipientProject
Value
SWIFT
Contribution
Project
Completion Date
Wallenstein to Arthur
  • Wallenstein
  • Arthur
27564.2North Frontenac Telephone Company$2,032,590$1,311,714December 7, 2020
Ariss to Inverhaugh
  • Ariss
  • Ponsonby
  • Inverhaugh
67434.2Eh!tel Network$2,668,302$1,801,632September 30, 2021
Eden Mills
  • Eden Mills
27317.6Cogeco Connexion$957,429$534,690August 31, 2021
Rockwood to Bellwood
  • Brucedale
  • Centre Inn
  • Everton
  • Oustic
  • Simpson Corners
  • Shands
  • Spier
  • Belwood
  • Pine Meadows
  • Maple Leaf Acres
  • Centre Wellington
  • Guelph Eramosa
1,777102.5Cogeco Connexion$7,014,530$4,406,496December 31, 2021
Total Project ValueTotal Premises PassedTotal Fibre Road Kilometres
$629,87110112.6
Project
Area
CommunitiesPremises
Passed
Fibre Road
Kilometres
RecipientProject
Value
SWIFT
Contribution
Project
Completion Date
Delaware First Nation
  • Delaware First Nation
10112.6TekSavvy Solutions$692,871$478,037October 16, 2020