- Established June 1994 to help provide access to the Internet for all
members of the community.
- Non-profit registered charity.
- Originally one of two local providers. The other is now gone.
- More than 26,000 personal accounts issued.
- Halifax is listed as the number 2 city in Canada for public Internet usage
after Ottawa according to Statistics Canada's latest (2003) figures.
The top six Canadian cities all have community nets.
- The Chebucto website is ranked in the top 38,015 on the Internet
according to traffic analysis resource Alexa.