Chicago Overbuild Prospects Looking Up

Estrella, Joe; Haugsted, Linda
June 2001
Multichannel News;6/18/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 25, p14
Reports the plan of WideOpenWest (WOW) LLC to expand telecommunications operations in Chicago, Illinois. Acquisition of Ameritech New Media (ANM) by WOW; Amount spent for the purchase of ANM; Effects of the expansion plans on the business operations of AT&T Broadband.


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