Shaw, city reach deal on WiFi

Will extend Shaw Go WiFi into municipal buildings and public areas within the coming months

Shaw Communications has reached a commercial agreement with the City of Campbell River to extend Shaw Go WiFi into municipal buildings and public areas within the coming months. This five-year non-exclusive deal will provide Shaw customers with greater access to Shaw Go WiFi throughout the community.

“We’re pleased to be partnering with the City of Campbell River to bring Shaw customers even greater access to Shaw Go WiFi,” says Ron McKenzie, Vice-President, Operations, Shaw Communications Inc.

“This agreement will increase the number of access points in Campbell River, while providing our customers in the community with the freedom and control to connect to Shaw’s unrivalled network while on the go.”

Shaw Go WiFi hotspots will be installed in several locations throughout the city, including: City Hall; Tidemark Theatre; Willow Point SportsPlex; Campbell River Community Centre; Campbell River Museum; the Maritime Heritage Centre and the Discovery Pier. Installation will be completed within the coming months. There is no cost to the city.