Policy

Franklin Franchises FiOS

12/21/2006 6:57 AM Eastern

The Board of Selectmen in Franklin, Mass., granted a cable franchise to Verizon Communications Wednesday for its FiOS TV service.

The addition of the community of approximately 6,000 will bring the telco’s total number of communities served in the state to 38.

Verizon also announced that 45,000 more Massachusetts households now have access to FiOS TV with the service’s launch in Littleton, Natick and Newton.

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