PLANNED TELEPHONE OUTAGE
Pike County 911
has been contacted by Verizon they are planning on making changes to the Verizon
switch in Log Tavern, Dingman Twp. There will be an outage of landline phone
service in the eastern portion of the county. They are planning this for Monday
February 27 at 11:30 pm. The outage should last about one half to one hour.
The following areas will be impacted:
Matamoras, Westfall, Milford Boro, Milford Twp, Dingman, Delaware, the 828 exchange portion of Lehman
and the 559 portion of Shohola. Phone customers will not have dial tone on
Verizon landline phones in these areas during the outage. Verizon wireless
should work however Verizon could not be sure of the other wireless carriers
however those carriers have been notified of this outage and did not indicate
they would be without service.
The Pike County 911 Center will be able to answer landline 911 calls from the
other areas of Pike County and from cell and voice over IP
phone customers throughout the entire County. The Pike County 911 non emergency
number of 570 296-7700 will be effected because of the outage however the number
570 775-1911 will be operational.