Comments for: Phone company asks payment delay

Posted March 12, 2009, at 10:38 a.m.

PORTLAND | FairPoint Communications wants to delay a scheduled $11.25 million debt payment that’s due at the end of March. FairPoint, which operates about 1.6 million customer lines in Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont, is asking Maine’s Public Utilities Commission to approve the payment delay until June. It’s pledging …

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