The FirstNet Network Expands in Five South Carolina Counties to Advance Public Safety Communications Capabilities

AT&T Blog Team
October 6, 2020
Broadband Access and Affordability, Public Safety


The FirstNet Network Expands in Five South Carolina Counties to Advance Public Safety Communications Capabilities

First responders in five South Carolina counties are getting a major boost in their wireless communications with the addition of a new, purpose-built FirstNet cell site and other network enhancements. This new infrastructure is a part of the FirstNet network expansion taking place across the state, bringing increased coverage, capacity and capabilities for public safety.

FirstNet is the only nationwide, high-speed broadband communications platform dedicated to and purpose-built for America’s first responders and the extended public safety community. It’s built with AT&T in a public-private partnership with the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet Authority) – an independent agency within the federal government.

Building upon AT&T’s current and planned investments in South Carolina, we’re actively extending the reach of FirstNet: