Verizon Wireless will expand its 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) network to three new Massachusetts areas on Thursday, August 16: five towns in Plymouth County, ten on the North Shore, and eleven in the Pittsfield area.
Verizon Wireless customers with compatible 4G LTE devices will get service that is up to 10 times faster than customers on 3G, the company said.
The following five communities in Plymouth County are slated for 4G service: Lakeville, Marion, Mattapoisett, Middleboro, and Wareham.
The ten communities across the North Shore to get 4G service are: Boxford, Georgetown, Groveland, Haverhill, Merrimack, Methuen, Middleton, Newbury, Newburyport, and Salisbury.
In Berkshire County eleven towns in the Pittsfield area will get 4G: Adams, Great Barrington, Lanesboro, Lee, Lenox, New Ashford, Pittsfield, Richmond, Stockbridge, West Stockbridge, and Williamstown.