Rhode Island OKs Cox Overbuild Plan

Estrella, Joe
July 2001
Multichannel News;7/16/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 29, p34
Focuses on Cox Communications Inc.'s receipt of approval to overbuild another cable operator in Bristol County, Rhode Island. Decision by the state's Department of Public Utilities and Carriers; Possibility of a court fight with Full Channel TV; Cox Communications' plan to hike Rhode Island cable rates.


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