Faster, Cheaper Internet in

Hilltop

Join the movement. Choose faster, more affordable internet for you and your neighbors.

Tacoma Cooperative Network
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Pre-Registrations

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Connect to a faster, cheaper neighborhood network. Most users get 50Mbps or better


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Simple installation and fast, friendly, local support


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Pay less than 20c/GB. Most users pay $30 to $50 per month. No contract

Pre-Register

All it takes is 100 confirmed pre-registrations for organizers to start deploying a network in Hilltop. Sign up today to bring faster, more affordable, locally run internet to you and your neighbors.

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We'll mail you a postcard containing a code you must use to confirm your pre-registration and get on the list for an install.

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We'll keep you up-to-date via email.

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Organizers will contact you to follow up and answer questions, but you can opt out at any time.

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One Small Antenna, a Router, and a Connected Neighborhood

Tacoma Cooperative Network will install a small antenna on your roof that connects with other antennas in your neighborhood. Together you and your neighbors create a network.

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Earn money by becoming a relay node

A relay node helps provide internet to your neighborhood. With your equipment, forward traffic to your neighbors and earn money for every byte you send.

Contact your organizer at hilltop@althea.org if you're interested in running a relaymail_outline

A neighborhood of Althea users

Organizer, Tacoma Cooperative Network

Organizer, Tacoma Cooperative Network

Meet Tacoma Cooperative Network:

Tacoma Cooperative Network exists to give the community democratic access to fast, reliable, secure, and inexpensive internet, while bringing people together to participate in their community.
You can contact Tacoma Cooperative Network at hilltop@althea.org or visit their Facebook Page