Comcast Opens 2 Satellite Locations

Thursday, March 12, 2009

Comcast will open two additional satellite locations on March 23.

The two new satellite offices are:

Chattanooga Comcast Downtown, at 537 Market St. and Chattanooga Comcast Hixson, at 1948B North Point Blvd.

The Market Street location will be open Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. and the Hixson office will be open 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. Monday - Friday and 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. on Saturday.

Chattanooga Vice President/General Manager Valerie Gillespie said, “With the opening of these two satellite locations, Comcast is reaching out to our customers to expand our service area.

The downtown office is both on CARTA and the electric shuttle routes, while the Hixson office has ample free parking with night and weekend hours. Our main office on Polymer Drive has new extended hours to accommodate our customers. We are now open Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. until 6:30 p.m. and on Saturdays from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.”


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