FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 30, 2005
Eastlink crews begin evening network upgrades
SYDNEY, NS - Eastlink Authorized Agents, First Communications and Vistacare, are completing network upgrade construction throughout parts of Sydney and surrounding communities.
The work is occurring between from Monday to Thursday between midnight and 8 a.m., to avoid service interruptions during peak viewing, and Internet usage hours. Residents will notice trucks in the areas and crews working on ladders and poles during these hours.
The upgrade work is needed to enhance the quality and reliability of existing Eastlink services and to prepare for the launch of future services.
Operating from its headquarters in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Eastlink is the fifth largest cable company in Canada and was the first to offer customers local telephone service over a state-of-the-art digital network. Eastlink's employees provide a range of communications, entertainment & advertising services to business and residential customers across the Maritimes. For more information on Eastlink and its products and services, visit www.eastlink.ca
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