Frontier Communications sustains infrastructure damage, service outages in Texas

Frontier Communications operations teams are continuing to repair and assess damages to Frontier´s network in Agua Dulce, Aransas Pass, Arcola, Baytown, Beach City, Bishop, Bloomington, Dickinson, League City, Kemah, Mont Belvieu, Ingleside, Orange Grove, Port O´Conner, Port Lavaca, Portland, Rosharon, Robstown, Seadrift, Stafford, Taft, and Tivoli, the company said.

Frontier serves approximately 200,000 access lines in the South Texas area. As of midday today, about 100 central offices across the territory either lack commercial power or are operating on battery and generator backup. Frontier teams are slowly gaining access to severely affected areas and are working to identify and repair damages to poles, pedestals and cables.

Frontier will continue to add repair teams and is committed to safely restoring communications to affected customers and to supporting recovery efforts in the communities it serves.

Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:FTR) 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 Edge™ offers communications solutions to small, medium, and enterprise businesses. More information about Frontier is available at