The first phase of the AT&T Fiber project will be in the northern portion of King William, with expected installation from July through September. What does this mean? Digging, 22” x 17” holes in the right-of-way (grassy parkway area), then boring underground to add duct to hold the fibers. Boxes will then be placed underground with a plastic lid at grade level.
There will also be some aerial construction. Submitted plans have one above-ground fiber hut, 40.5” x 42.8” x 19.9”, located at the end of E. Sheridan Street. KWA worked with the City and AT&T regarding the placement and screening of this hut to reduce the visual impact to the streetscape. The Office of Historic Preservation has approved the project.
- Cherise Bell