BTOP Progress Map

MCNC is pleased to offer this interactive map to illustrate monthly progress on the completion of its BTOP projects, which will result in a total of 2598.53 miles of newly operational network infrastructure. Please either use the drop down menu below to see the status of the NCREN backbone as it existed in 2008 prior to the NTIA Broadband Technology Opportunities Program (BTOP), and representative views of progress on the project to date, or click the blue button to watch a time-lapse view of progress on the build. The map depicts information about the routes to be constructed as well as progress building the network over time.

Map Legend

Built or agreement to acquire in place
To be completed
Click for route segment information
Optical equipment locations


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BTOP Progress Map