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PSC Holding Workshops in Tampa Bay on 813 Area Code Plans

The public is invited to attend the workshops and comment on the 813 area code plans. Several proposals for relief will be discussed, including the “all-services overlay” plan and “boundary elimination overlay” plan. The “all-services overlay” plan would assign an additional area code to the same geographic region as the existing 813 area code.

New 448 Area Code Officially Approved to Come to North Florida in 2021

This week, the Florida Public Service Commission (PSC) approved adding the 448 area code to the 850 area code currently in place in parts of the Big Bend and the Panhandle. The 448 area code will only be for new phone numbers and will be launched in the middle of 2021. Phone numbers in the 850 area code were expected to be scarce by 2022.

North Florida Phones Can Expect a New Area Code by 2022

On Friday, the Florida Public Service Commission (PSC) will host a workshop in Tallahassee on new phone numbers in North Florida. New phone numbers in the current 850 area code, which includes Northwest Florida, are expected to be in short supply by early 2022.