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AT&T BRINGS MOBILE INTERNET NETWORK TOI-39 AND HIGHWAY 151 CORRIDORS
Local Wireless Network Upgrade Extends Access to Advanced Products, Services and Applications
MADISON, WIS., JUNE 13, 2012
AT&T*today announced the availability of its mobile Internetnetwork along the I-39 and Highway 151 corridors from Madison to Stevens Point and Fond du Lac;including the communities of Portage, Beaver Dam, Columbus, Westfield, Plainfield, Hancock, Plover and Waupun. The construction of 11 new cell sites and upgrades of 23 existing sites extends accessfor advanced mobile services, devices and feature-rich audio and video content to customers in thearea.
.With the nation’s fastest mobile Internet network, AT&T
provides accelerated mobile dataspeeds and simultaneous voice and data capabilities for an amazing wireless voice and dataexperience. AT&T invested nearly $725 million in its Wisconsin wireless and wireline networks from2010 through 2012,
with a focus on improving the company’s mobile broadband coverage and overall
performance of its networks."Access to mobile internet networks not only improves the quality of life in our communities, but it alsoopens up new opportunities for education and business," said State Senate Majority Leader ScottFitzgerald. "Connecting our citizens and local businesses to opportunities around the world is a criticalpart of growing the Wisconsin economy."
―AT&T has made it a pr
iority to invest in these critical travel routes and communities in Wisconsinbecause it is important for our customers to have access to the wireless technology they need to run
their business or stay in touch with friends and family,‖ said Scott VanderSanden, AT&T Wisconsin