The City of Minden is exploring the idea of bringing fiber optic internet access to town. According to a press release from Minden Economic Development, the city is moving forward with a plan to establish a franchise agreement with a private fiber optic network services provider.
“It is no less important than having good roads, safe bridges, ample water supply or good water drainage systems,” the release reads. “Fiber optic internet technology is the new infrastructure, but it’s hard to get for many small rural communities. If communities like Minden are ever going to have a fighting chance to engage young