FCCWA extends California contract through 2020

Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: FTR) and the Communications Workers of America District 9 (CWA) have signed and ratified a new labor agreement amending and extending existing contracts with CWA in California through September 2020, the company said.

The ratified agreement will benefit CWA-represented employees with extended job security and other improvements. Frontier´s customers in California are assured of uninterrupted service from experienced telecommunications employees.

Under the new agreement, Frontier has agreed to extend current collective bargaining agreements.

Frontier Communications is a provider of providing communications services to urban, suburban, and rural communities in 29 states. Frontier offers a variety of services to residential customers over its fiber-optic and copper networks, including video, high-speed Internet, advanced voice, and Frontier Secure® digital protection solutions. Frontier Business™ offers communications solutions to small, medium, and enterprise businesses. More information about Frontier is available at www.frontier.com.

The Communications Workers of America represents 700,000 workers in telecommunications, media, airlines, public service and manufacturing.