The state has reached a tentative settlement with FairPoint Communications that
could pave the way for the company to acquire Verizon’s land line phone service
settlement must still be approved by the Vermont Public Service Board.
The state Public Service Board has rejected FairPoint Communication’s request
to buy Verizon’s land line phone service in Vermont.
the board also invited FairPoint to submit a revised proposal. And it laid out
some conditions it would impose — if it approved the deal.