Co-op offers second location with free internet hot spot at The Roanoke Center in Rich Square

Co-op offers second location with free internet hot spot at The Roanoke Center in Rich Square

AULANDER, N.C., March 27, 2020—Roanoke Electric Cooperative is pleased to announce they have another open hot spot for anyone needing a Wi-Fi Connection in the Rich Square area. This is the second hot spot of many to open around the co-op’s service territory. The list of locations will be updated as the installations are complete.

To log on to the hot spot, simply park at the The Roanoke Center office at 409 North Main Street Rich Square, NC 27890 and search for Wi-Fi connections. The hot spot is Roanoke Connect Public Wi-Fi and the password is LetMeIn.

“We know many students need to access the internet for their assignments and we hope this will help students keep up with their classes while schools are temporarily closed during the COVID-19 pandemic,” said Curtis Wynn, CEO & President of Roanoke Electric Cooperative.

Roanoke Electric Cooperative provides service to 14,500 members in Bertie, Hertford, Halifax, Northampton, Gates, Perquimans and Chowan counties. Chartered in 1938 to provide light and power to farms, the co-op today serves as an engine of economic development and provides educational, recreational and community assistance services to enhance the quality of life of its member-owners throughout the diverse communities it serves. Roanoke Electric Cooperative news for journalists available at REC Newsroom. Roanoke Electric Cooperative is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

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