Oct 13 Verizon Communications Inc, the
No. 1 U.S. wireless company, said on Thursday it would close
call centers in five states, including its home state of New
The consolidation of Verizon's call centers would affect
about 3,200 workers near Rochester and New York City; Bangor,
Maine; Lincoln, Nebraska; Wallingford and Meridan, Connecticut;
and Rancho Cordoba, California, the company said.
The Associated Press first reported the closures.
(Reporting by Aishwarya Venugopal in Bengaluru; Editing by