Residents Of Greensburg, Pennsylvania To Benefit From Verizon Wireless Network Enhancements

Residents Of Greensburg, Pennsylvania To Benefit From Verizon Wireless Network

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GREENSBURG, Pa., Nov. 29, 2012

GREENSBURG, Pa., Nov. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --To continue to stay ahead of
rising demand for wireless voice, data and high-speed Internet access, Verizon
Wireless has expanded its local network in the Greensburg area by activating a
new cell site. The new site provides more customers in the area with access to
its 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) network.

The new cell site in Westmoreland County improves coverage and expands the 4G
LTE network in the following areas:

  oNorth to Route 130;
  oSouth to Ridgeview Drive;
  oWest to the community of South Greensburg, and;
  oEast to Unity Reservoir.

The site improves wireless voice and, with 4G LTE, customers will experience
data connections at speeds up to 10 times faster than 3G. These improvements
empower more Verizon Wireless customers to rely on their wireless phones for
social networking, Internet browsing, downloading apps, exchanging email and
text, picture and video messaging, as well as making calls.

"Pennsylvanians are increasingly relying on smartphones and applications to
manage their busy lives and stay connected at home or on-the-go," said Mark
Frazier, president–Ohio/Pennsylvania/West Virginia Region, Verizon Wireless.
"This new cell site is part of our continual investment in our network so our
customers can use their devices when, where and how they need them."

This new cell site is part of Verizon Wireless' ongoing effort to expand
coverage, increase capacity and enhance the quality of its wireless voice and
data network in Pennsylvania. Verizon Wireless invests on average more than $6
billion annually in its network to stay ahead of the growing demand. The
company's ongoing network investment totals more than $70 billion nationally
since it was formed. This includes the introduction and continued expansion of

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