07 Jun Cingular expanding service in Wisconsin, Illinois
Madison, Wis. – As part of its $6 billion national effort, Cingular Wireless has announced plans to spend $400 million to extend coverage to customers in Wisconsin and Illinois.
This trend of additional spending for Wisconsin continues from 2005, when Cingular invested more $300 million in the state and activated more than 110 new cell sites between Illinois and Wisconsin.
Since the start of 2006, nine cities have received enhanced coverage, including Combined Locks, Chilton, DePere, Madison, Green Bay, Valders, Sun Prairie, Pittsfield, and Glenmore. Affected counties include Dane, Brown, Manitowoc, Outagamie, and Calumet.