Fairpoint Communications 8-K 2006
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Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure
On June 21, 2006, the Board of Directors of FairPoint Communications, Inc. (the Company) declared a dividend of $0.39781 per share (the Dividend) on the Companys common stock, par value $.01 per share. The Dividend is payable on July 21, 2006 to shareholders of record at the close of business on July 6, 2006.
Item 8.01 Other Events
On June 21, 2006, the Company issued a press release announcing the Dividend. A copy of the press release is being furnished by being attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: June 21, 2006