A Community Website by Lopez Island
Started by Gary Vaughn
Feb 13, 2021
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CENTURY LINK ASLEEP AT THE WHEEL.....
Feb 13, 2021
I have Centurylink for my land line phone and internet. As I drive around the island I see countless trees, branches, leaning over the phone lines along the roads....so many that could knock out my service especially during wind storms. Opalco trims and maintains the power lines.

Luck has been with me....so far. Is their business plan to abandon Lopez service and not service their lines? I am just outside the range of Rockisland, sadly. They collect my $97.76 each month.... Gary
Comment by Bart Smaalders
Feb 18, 2021
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There is little business incentive for CenturyLink to improve their service. They compete against fiber and LTE, and soon Starlink.
I would guess CL's model is not unlike AOL's was: milk the existing customer base as long as possible, and minimize investment to maximize profit.

We ended up getting fiber installed as I work from home. ... Read All