Forked Deer Connect

Forked Deer Connect provides reliable and affordable high-speed internet and telephone service to Forked Deer Electric Cooperative members in West Tennessee.
Nov
07

FDC Construction Process

Deploying a fiber system across the 1,340 miles of line that comprise Forked Deer Electric Cooperative involves several moving parts. We wanted to give an in-depth look at our construction process by explaining the main steps taken during our build-out. As we work toward serving all members of FDEC, these processes are happening simultaneously acro...
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Aug
22

FDC Grant Application Support

Help us help you! Forked Deer Connect is in the process of applying for grant funding through the TN Department of Economic and Community Development. If awarded the grant, the funding will be used toward expediting the construction of our fiber system and will bring broadband services to our area faster. We understand the need for rural broadband,...
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Aug
20

Availability Update

Additional addresses in Phase 1 are now ready for service! Registration has been opened to limited addresses on parts of the following roads: ​Cook Rd, Curve Nankipoo Rd, Darrel Cates Rd, Edith Nankipoo Rd, Hilliard Rd, Hinton Rd, Needmore Rd W, Olds Rd, Porters Gap Rd and Sammy Wright Rd   Download PDF File Here Please visit forkeddeerconnect...
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Aug
07

Forked Deer Connect Billing

​Whether you are entering your first billing cycle with FDC or you are just beginning to gather info about our services, we wanted to share a more in-depth look at our billing process. We strive to keep every aspect of our service simple, transparent and affordable. We hope this billing overview leaves you feeling...
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Jul
25

Availability Update

Additional addresses in Phase 1 are now ready for service. Registration has been opened to limited addresses on parts of the following roads: Bob Ellis Rd, Bud Armour Rd, Dry Hill Rd E, Highway 51, James Criner Rd and Wilson Rd Please visit forkeddeerconnect.com to check availability at your address and sign-up for service. For a limited time, inst...
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Jun
10

Registration & Installation- What to Expect

We are excited about the launch of our Fiber-To-The-Home services! We understand that you may be wondering what is involved in getting connected with Forked Deer Connect, LLC. Our goal is to provide you more detailed information on what you can expect during your registration and installation process. Before Registration   There are a few lega...
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Mar
07

Construction Update

Our crews continue to work hard on building our fiber network. Here is a brief update on Forked Deer Connect's progress: ​ Fiber has been spliced and tested into our Millcreek Substation hut.  Each enclosure is securely mounted on a pole.  Around 282,000 ft of fiber has been pulled along our electrical network.  Fiber from ...
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Jan
22

Connect Update: Storage & Splicing

Storage
Storage You have been informed on material arrival and construction, but do you ever wonder what happens to the materials between those times? We wanted to give you a behind-the-scenes look at our contractor's storage facility. With the help of our contractors, System Services Broadband, these stacks of materials are being transformed into a reliab...
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Dec
31

Forked Deer Connect 2018 Recap

2018- Year in Review
Connect's Year in Review 2018 has been a big year for Forked Deer Connect! Each day has involved discussion, progress, decision-making, learning and taking steps toward fiber-optic service for our members. Below is a timeline showing major milestone events from 2018, as well as a few big events to look forward to in 2019. 2018 Progress  2/1 - ...
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Dec
05

Help Us Help You

FDC
Show your support of Forked Deer Connect!   FDC has applied for a grant through the TN Department of Economic and Community Development. If awarded the grant, we will be able to bring high-speed internet and broadband services to your area faster. Our application has been submitted, but there are still a few more steps to take. The applic...
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Nov
15

Construction Has Begun

Construction has begun and preregistration is open! On Tuesday, November 13, construction began at Forked Deer Electric's Millcreek Substation. With the help of our contractors, System Services Broadband, crews began framing and pulling fiber south towards the Double Bridges Unionville Rd area. Fiber-optic equipment shelters were also set at the Mi...
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Oct
03

FDC Fish Fry

 Join us on Saturday, October 13 for the first Forked Deer Connect Fish Fry! Our members are our top priority, so we want to show our appreciation of your support this far. Forked Deer Connect representatives will be available to preregister members in the first build-out zone, answer your broadband service questions and pass out FDC...
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Aug
30

Welcome to Forked Deer Connect

Introducing Forked Deer Connect
Thank you for your interest in Forked Deer Connect. This blog will keep you updated on the latest FDC progress. To begin, allow us to introduce ourselves. Who We Are Forked Deer Connect, LLC is a wholly-owned, not-for-profit subsidiary of Forked Deer Electric Cooperative, Inc.Our mission is to provide the highest quality internet and telephone serv...
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