• Subject: RE: Area code > 4 digits???
  • From: Neil Palmer <NPalmer@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 13 Nov 1997 19:02:59 -0500
  • Organization: NxTrend Technology - Canada

-----Original Message-----
From:   Kirk Yates [SMTP:yatesk@PATTONVILLE.K12.MO.US]
Sent:   Thursday, November 13, 1997 1:39 PM
To:     MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com
Subject:        Re: Area code > 4 digits???

Don wrote:

> I sat in on a Y2k presentation this a.m. and a side item that the 
> mentioned was that area codes were going to be increased from 3 to 4
> digits in the near future.  This was news to me...  Anyone have any 
> info and dates on this??
> Don in DC metro

I'd would be rather skeptical of that rumor.  With all the hassles 
caused by the
NANP (North American Numbering Plan) expanding to use previously 
reserved area
codes, going to a 4 digit area code would be a disaster.--
Kirk R. Yates

Gee.  I'd heard they were going to add A B C D E F keys to all phones 
and change them to hexadecimal !    :-)

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