Nextlink Internet will be bringing fast, reliable wireless Internet to homes and businesses who are part of the Eastern Illini Electric Co-op.

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In the coming months, Nextlink Internet and Eastern Illini Electric Co-op (EIEC) will be bringing enhanced broadband, phone, and electric services to residential and business consumers across a 10-county region in east central Illinois.

We will be constructing a fiber-optic network over 400 miles in length through the EIEC service area as well as wireless internet coverage providing internet download speeds of at least 100 Mbps and up to 1 Gbps in certain areas.

If you would like to receive updates on Nextlink’s progress and be the first to know when service is available to your home, simply fill out the form at the bottom of this page!

Why Choose Nextlink?


Nextlink delivers high-speed internet and voice services throughout Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas, Nebraska, Iowa & Illinois to residential, business, K-12, libraries, rural Healthcare, higher learning, & governmental agencies. Through integrity, accountability, passion, and a focus on success, Nextlink is a company that honors commitments, provides solutions, and strives for the highest quality of customer satisfaction.


Fast Wireless Internet

Internet packages with speeds ranging from 25 Mbps to 100 Mbps.


Affordable Phone Packages

Unlimited local and long-distance calling plans that include the most popular features including voicemail.


Supporting Communities

Nextlink Internet is the local provider who proudly gives back to the communities that it serves.

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