Friday, October 28, 2005
"Due to the impact of the recent hurricanes and our efforts to restore basic telecommunication services, DSL due dates in LA, MS and FL MAY be extended beyond our standard due date intervals. We are diligently working to restore service to these areas and will make every effort to accommodate DSL requests in these areas as soon as possible. The extended due date provided on the DSL order is an estimated due date at this time." Meanwhile, VZ announces: "Verizon wireless has restored 100% of its network in Florida following hurrican Wilma." In addition, Telecom Digest is reporting that "Goodwill Industries is providing free voicemail boxes to Gulf Coast residents displaced by Hurricanes Katrina and Rita through a collaborative effort with Community Voice Mail National and Cisco Systems."