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1 Gigabit Internet, Superior Customer Service Now Available from RCN in Evanston, Illinois

Service Expansion Includes 1 Gigabit Internet Speeds, TV and Phone Services and Brings New Job Opportunities

CHICAGO, IL – February 27, 2017 - RCN Chicago, an award-winning provider of high-speed internet, digital TV and phone services, today announced the expansion of its services to the city of Evanston, Illinois. Evanston residents will now have access to RCN’s superior customer service and full suite of affordable services including competitive internet offerings like 1 Gigabit, digital TV and phone services.

1 Gigabit internet was first introduced to RCN’s Chicago customers back in November. 1 Gigabit provides a revolutionary new level of speed with the power to transform the way users surf, stream, download, work and game online. It is now available to Evanston residents for just $69.99/month for 12 months.

“With the flexibility and strength of our award-winning data network and our superior customer service, we felt the time was right to bring our TV, phone and internet to Evanston,” said Tom McKay, general manager and senior vice president, RCN Chicago. “We worked closely with the city to execute this launch, and residents will now have access to our 1 Gigabit internet speeds, competitive prices and new job opportunities.”

Local employment opportunities now open include professional sales positions for both residential and business services. Interested personnel can learn more and apply on the website.

In addition to Evanston, RCN Chicago serves residents in single homes, apartment high-rises and businesses along the Chicago lakefront and the Villages of Skokie and Lincolnwood.

RCN received PCMag’s “Readers' Choice Award for Best ISP” for the second year in a row. Readers gave RCN the highest ratings in satisfaction, reliability and technical support for its internet service.

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About RCN Corporation
RCN Telecom Services, LLC ( and provides industry-leading high-speed internet, all-digital TV and phone services for residential, small/medium and Enterprise business customers. PC Magazine’s Readers’ Choice Award named RCN one of the winners for best ISPs in 2013, 2015 and 2016 – RCN was rated highest in overall satisfaction. RCN is YouTube HD Verified, earning the company the highest-ranking that Google offers. RCN is also a Netflix Open Connect partner, placing in the Top rankings on the Netflix USA ISP Speed Index in the markets RCN serves. RCN's affordably priced advanced digital services are delivered through its proprietary, state-of-the-art fiber-rich network and supported by 100% U.S.-based customer service. RCN's primary service areas include Boston, Chicago, Lehigh Valley (PA), New York City, Philadelphia (Delaware County) and Washington, DC.

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