Fairpoint Communications 8-K 2008
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Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Principal Officers; Election of Directors;Appointment of Principal Officers
On May 7, 2008, Walter E. Leach, Jr., FairPoint Communications, Inc.'s (the "Company") Executive Vice President, Corporate Development, informed the Company of his intention to retire sometime early in the Company's third fiscal quarter. Mr. Leach has not yet identified a specific date for his retirement.
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: May 9, 2008