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Blacksburg Local Calling Area Extended to Pearisburg, VA

29 January 2002

Beginning February 1, 2002, telephone calls placed to Pearisburg, Virginia, (599, 921, and 922 exchanges) from Blacksburg will change from long distance to local. The Pearisburg local calling area will concurrently be expanded to include Blacksburg. Telephone calls to Pearisburg from the Virginia Tech main campus or from the Donaldson Brown Hotel and Conference Center will be placed by dialing "9" and the seven digit telephone number. Dialing the "540" area code will no longer be necessary. Off-campus calls to Pearisburg can placed by simply dialing the seven-digit telephone number. For additional information about the extended calling area, please contact Communications Network Services at 1-6460.

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