Open Letter to Consolidated CEO C. Robert Udell, Jr.

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January 17, 2017 C. Robert Udell, Jr. President and CEO Consolidated Communications, Inc. 121 South 17th Street Mattoon, IL 61938 Dear Mr. Udell: As employees of Fairpoint Communications, we look forward to a constructive and cooperative relationship with the Consolidated Communications management team. We believe we all share the goal of providing the best quality service to our customers across … Read More

Union Leaders Cautiously Optimistic About Sale of FairPoint to Illinois-Based Consolidated Communications

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For immediate release, December 5, 2016 Portland, ME—Leaders of unions representing telecom workers in Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont responded to the announcement by Consolidated Communications Holdings Inc. that it plans to purchase FairPoint Communications in 2017. The sale is subject to approval by both companies’ shareholders and state regulators. “It’s clear that the ill-advised sale of Verizon to FairPoint … Read More