Ops Report Telephony Hang-Ups

Haugsted, Linda
June 2002
Multichannel News;6/17/2002, Vol. 22 Issue 24, p3
Reports the regulation of certification on the growth of local telephone service in the United States. Partnership of Insight Communications Co. with AT&T Corp. to deploy telephony service; Delay of schedule votes to transfer Comcast-or AT&T-held franchises to the post-merger entity; Apprehension of government to lose the right to demand payment for publicly owned rights-of-way.


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