Officials with Amtrak warn that Vermont could find it difficult to re-start rail service if budget cuts force the state to discontinue a route between Albany and Rutland; AT&T says it will upgrade its wireless broadband network in Vermont this spring to make it faster and more reliable;
State consumer advocates say they have concerns
about a plan by AT&T to acquire a large piece of Unicel’s wireless phone
service in Vermont.
The AT&T acquisition is part of a major
re-shuffling of cell phone providers in the state.