In cell-phone age, area codes no longer grounded in a place
Seeing area codes as a way to represent a city ... Actually, Dwenger lives in Pataskala: 740 territory.
740 area code users given 2 choices as numbers run out
Telephone customers in the 740 are being asked to vote on two proposals to create a new area code for parts of central and southeast Ohio. The Public Utilities Commission of Ohio said Wednesday it has opened a proceeding that will lead to the creation of ...
Ohio panel opts to add 220 area code to 740 region
COLUMBUS Regulators have approved a plan to use a new 220 area code in parts of Ohio now covered by the 740 area code, which is expected to run out of numbers in 2015. The Public Utilities Commission of Ohio approved a plan Wednesday to let current 740 ...
Southeast Ohio will get new area code
Parts of southeastern Ohio will be getting a new area code in 2015, state regulators said. There aren't enough numbers in the current 740 area code to accommodate the demand, so the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio said it will have to introduce a new ...
220 area code coming as overlay to 740
Residents in the 740 area code will need to get ready to start punching in more numbers on local calls because of a decision made Wednesday by the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio. The regulatory agency approved a plan that will overlay a new 220 area ...