Mediacom Extends Initiatives to Combat Spread of Coronavirus

Mediacom Communications has announced the company extension through June 30, 2020 of a series of previously announced initiatives directed at helping American families address work, education and health care challenges created by the Coronavirus pandemic, the company said.

Specific initiatives include:

– Offering the Mediacom Connect2Compete low-cost Internet program free for 60 days to new qualifying families.
– Extending the pricing of Mediacom´s Access Internet 60 service to new customers at USD 19.99 per month for 12 months (currently retails for USD 29.99 per month).
– Pausing monthly data allowances across all Mediacom Internet service tiers.
– Providing complimentary access to all Mediacom Xtream Wi-Fi Hotspots.

Along with these initiatives, Mediacom joined a number of other Internet service providers in recommitting to the Keep Americans Connected Pledge issued by Federal Communications Chairman Ajit Pai. As part of this pledge, Mediacom will not disconnect Internet or phone services or assess late fees to any customer that calls and informs the company that they cannot pay their bills through June 30th due to a COVID-19 related issue.

Mediacom Communications Corporation is the 5th largest cable operator in the United States and the gigabit broadband provider to smaller markets primarily in the Midwest and Southeast. Through its fiber-rich network, Mediacom provides high-speed data, video and phone services to nearly 1.4 million households and businesses across 22 states. More information about Mediacom is available at www.mediacomcable.com.