Frontier Communications Corporation (Frontier) and Verizon Communications Inc. (Verizon) have filed a series of applications pursuant to sections 214 and 310(d) of the Communications Act seeking approval for the assignment and the transfer of control to Frontier of Verizon's landline licenses and authorizations in California, Florida, and Texas.
Frontier provides telecommunications and broadband services to approximately 4 million customers in 28 states in predominantly rural areas and small and medium sized cities. Verizon, a nationwide telecommunications company, has approximately 3.7 million voice connections, 2.2 million broadband (DSL and FiOS) connections, and 1.2 million FiOS video connections in California, Florida and Texas, which Frontier will acquire if the applications are approved.
Day 174 - September 2, 2015
Orders, Public Notices...
3/12/15 - Public Notice
Pleading Cycle Established
Comments, filed by COMPTEL
Comments, filed by Texaltel
Day 0 was on: 8/11/09
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FCC Approves Frontier-Verizon Transaction to Significantly Expand Broadband in Rural America.
- Dennis Johnson, Wireline Competition Bureau: (202) 418-0809
- David Krech, Policy Division, International Bureau: (202) 418-7443
- Linda Ray, Wireless Telecommunications Bureau: (202) 418-0257
This page contains an indexed unofficial listing of and electronic links to most materials in this docket. The applications and any associated documents are also available for public inspection and copying during normal reference room hours at the FCC Reference Center. Copies of the applications and any subsequently-filed documents in this matter also may be obtained through the Commission's Electronic Comment Filing System. To request materials in accessible formats for people with disabilities (Braille, large print, electronic files, audio format), send an e-mail to email@example.com or call the Consumer & Governmental Affairs Bureau at 202-418-0530 (voice), 202-418-0432 (tty).