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AT&T has Invested $1.1B in Wireless and Wireline Networks in NJ

AT&T has invested more than $1.1 billion in its wireless and wireline networks from 2019-2021 in New Jersey, according to recent company information.

According to Joseph Divis, president, AT&T New Jersey, “We know how important it is for our customers to stay connected. That’s why we’re focused on boosting network reliability and capacity as we expand our network nationwide. This helps residents get the best possible experience over the AT&T network where they live, work and play, as well as supporting first responders on FirstNet®.”

Committed to expanding connectivity, AT&T is focusing on all network layers—from 5G to FirstNet:

  • AT&T currently offers different flavors of 5G*, which helps enable the network to reach its full potential, including:
    • AT&T 5G using low-band spectrum, which offers fast speeds and reaches more than 277 million people in more than 18,000 cities and towns in the U.S., including communities in New Jersey.
  • Supporting First Responders by Expanding the Nation’s Public Safety Network: FirstNet, built with AT&T, is the only nationwide, high-speed broadband network built with and for first responders. Today, AT&T covers nearly all of New Jersey with FirstNet – helping to connect public safety agencies and organizations in more than 240 communities across the state. It provides first responders throughout the nation and the extended public safety community with dedicated coverage and capacity. FirstNet includes benefits such as always-on priority and preemption, high-quality Band 14 spectrum and a one-of-a-kind 5G experience to keep public safety mission ready.

Below are highlgihts of the enhancements AT&T has made in New Jersey in the last few years:

  • April 6, 2022 | FirstNet, Built with AT&T is Connecting More First Responders Across New Jersey. Learn more.
  • June 18, 2021| New Mobile Broadband Site in Toms River. Learn more.

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