$30 Million 100% Fiber Optic Network to Go Live in 2024

SLIDELL, LA – Vexus Fiber, a leading fiber service provider in Louisiana and Texas, announced that construction is beginning on their 100% Fiber Optic Network in Slidell, Louisiana. The network will be privately funded by Vexus, introducing more than 25,000 homes and businesses to our symmetrical multi-gigabit speed internet service.

“We are excited to announce that construction started in Slidell this month. Our teams have been working hard to get everything in place to break ground,” said Hunter McAllister, Regional General Manager of Vexus Fiber. “We are building a future-proof underground network here that will help bring additional growth and economic development to the area. We have already had a number of residents and businesses visit connect.vexusfiber.com to express interest in getting service when available. We plan to begin doing installs in these areas in October.”

Vexus is committed to providing quality, reliable, local service to their customers. They are bringing and connecting people to a 100% Fiber Optic Network that designed to meet all their internet needs. This underground network will offer greater all weather reliability,symmetrical gigabit internet speeds, as well as, phone services. Both homes and businesses will have an opportunity to connect to the Vexus Fiber network in 2024.

“Internet is a service that is reshaping communities for the better. Vexus’ fiber-optic high-speed internet has the power to push economic development forward,” added McAllister. “We are members of the communities we service, as well as partners. We have local offices and call centers, and strive to provide world-class support in addition to our services,. We are excited to bring our network to the area and help make Slidell a thriving Gigacity.”

Vexus Fiber currently operates fiber-to-the-home networks in Lubbock, Amarillo, Canyon, Wichita Falls, Abilene, and surrounding areas in Texas, as well as Hammond, Covington, and Mandeville in Louisiana. The company is building new networks in the Rio Grande Valley, Tyler, Nacogdoches, Huntsville, Laredo, Pampa, and San Angelo, Texas. They are also expanding in Lake Charles, Alexandria, and Pineville, Louisiana, as well as Albuquerque, Las Cruces, and Santa Fe, New Mexico. Vexus is currently headquartered in Lubbock, TX.

Residents and businesses that are interested in Vexus Fiber services can visit connect.vexusfiber.com to receive updates on construction. Typically, residents will receive communication via email and mail about activity in their neighborhood 30 days prior to construction. Those interested in joining the Vexus Fiber team can visit vexusfiber.com/jobs.

About Vexus
Vexus Fiber is a leading provider of high-speed fiber-optic internet and advanced telecommunications solutions for both residential and business customers across Texas, New Mexico, and Louisiana. With a commitment to excellence, Vexus Fiber delivers lightning-fast internet speeds, crystal-clear voice services, and reliable connectivity to residential and business customers across Texas. By leveraging cutting-edge technology and exceptional customer service, Vexus Fiber is revolutionizing the way people connect and communicate. For more information, please visit

Vexus Fiber Contact: Kyle Alcorn 573-481-2732