CHARLOTTE, N.C. Jan. 24, 2011
$2.8 billion $1.0 billion $75 million
The Company believes it is now well positioned for future growth in northern New England after having expanded the availability of high-speed Internet service and making systems and process improvements. The Company also announced that it has completed the VantagePoint(SM) core network build in northern New England, brought broadband to many unserved or underserved communities in northern New England, and completed the upgrade of the Maine School and Library Network.
Edward D. Horowitz Todd Arden Dennis J. Austin Michael J. Mahoney Michael K. Robinson Paul H. Sunu David Treadwell Wayne Wilson
New York January 13, 2011 January 24, 2011
As previously disclosed, holders of shares of FairPoint’s old common stock will not receive or retain any distribution under the plan. Old common stock, which until recently traded over-the-counter under the ticker FRCMQ, was cancelled and does not convert into new common stock.
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SOURCE FairPoint Communications, Inc.