AT&T installs new cell tower in Edmonson County

BROWNSVILLE, Ky.- AT&T is promising better wireless service for customers in Edmonson County after the installation of a new cell phone tower.

The telecommunications giant added the new tower to its 4G LTE network in the 2000 block of Dickeys Mill Road, near Nolin Lake.

According to a news release, the tower will help give customers faster and more reliable wireless service.

The tower is connected to AT&T’s network using fiber optics.

The news release goes on to say that the added coverage will also benefit public safety and first responders using a communications platform called FirstNet.