Issue of third-party carriers paying for refurbishment or replacement of poles to place equipment has been an underreported friction point for years.
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The NWT government has been hounded by an MLA in debates about the cost of running a fibre link that is delivering just $1.6 million in revenue annually.
The $203-million Nunavut fibre project, originally announced in August 2019, won’t know what route it will take until the summer or fall of this year.
Nunavut's fibre line came under fire for the proposed cost, but it was also uncertainty about striking a deal with the island's largest telecom provider that is driving it to reassess the whole route entirely.