There are both government subsidies and low-income internet programs from internet service providers (ISPs) that can help with your internet bill. These inexpensive internet plans, income-based programs, and low-income family plans help reduce the cost of staying connected. Click the "Affordable Internet link" above to learn more about Lifeline.
Low Cost Internet Assistance - This link will show you programs for low income internet as well as government assistance internet programs. Note that not all programs may be available in our area.
The following is a list of service providers in Bucksport:
- Charter Communications: Also known as Spectrum, check out the deals that Charter Communications has to offer.
- Consolidated Communications: Formerly known as Fair Point, check out the deals that Consolidated Communications has to offer.
- FirstLight: If your business is located along the 3 Ring Binder corridor, contact FirstLight for fiber optic business pricing.
- Red Zone Wireless: Check out the deals that Red Zone Wireless has to offer.
- Direct TV: Check out the deals that Direct TV has to offer with internet from AT&T.
- Dish Network: Check out the deals that Dish Network has to offer with internet from HughesNet.
Town of Bucksport Community Technology Plan
In 2016, the Town of Bucksport received a broadband planning grant from Eastern Maine Development Corporation. Bucksport was one of four pilot communities for this planning grant and worked with EMDC and Axiom technologies to move the expansion of broadband in the community forward. Click on the title "Town of Bucksport Community Technology Plan" to access the Community Technology Plan and Broadband Addendum.