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Comcast Provides Free Internet and Video Services at Evacuation Centers and CAL Fire’s Command Center to Help Residents and Emergency Personnel Stay Connected and Informed During the Camp Fire

November 10, 2018

LIVERMORE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 10, 2018--In addition to opening more than 51,000 XFINITY WiFi hotspots for free use to those impacted by the Camp Fire, Comcast is now also providing Internet and Video services at a CAL Fire Command Center and several evacuation centers throughout the impacted areas.

Locations where Comcast services are being provided currently include:

Butte College (CAL Fire Command Center) 3536 Butte Campus Dr., Oroville, CA 95965 Church of the Nazarene 2238 Monte Vista Ave., Oroville, CA 95966 Butte County Fairgrounds 199 E Hazel St., Gridley, CA 95948 The Neighborhood Church 2801 Notre Dame Blvd., Chico, CA 95928 Orland Fair Grounds 221 E. Yolo Street, Orland, CA 95963 Chico Elks Lodge 1705 Manzanita Ave., Chico, CA 95926 Church of the Nazarene 1184 East Ave., Chico, CA 95926

For a map of XFINITY WiFi hotspots, which are located both indoors and outdoors in places such as shopping districts, parks and businesses, please visit  www.xfinity.com/wifi.

Once at a hotspot, select the “xfinitywifi” network name in the list of available hotspots and then launch a browser.

XFINITY Internet customers can sign in with their username and password, and they will be automatically connected at XFINITY WiFi hotspots in the future.

Non-XFINITY Internet subscribers should visit the “Not an XFINITY Internet Customer” section on the sign-in page to get started.

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CONTACT: Media Contacts:

Joan Hammel

925-519-4874

joan_Hammel@comcast.com

or

Adriana Arvizo

925-200-1919

adriana_arvizo@comcast.com

or

Comcast California Blog:

california.comcast.com

KEYWORD: CALIFORNIA NORTH AMERICA UNITED STATES

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: OTHER PHILANTHROPY PHILANTHROPY VOIP MOBILE/WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS AUDIO/VIDEO NETWORKS INTERNET TECHNOLOGY

SOURCE: Comcast

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PUB: 11/10/2018 03:45 PM/DISC: 11/10/2018 03:45 PM

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