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Verizon adds temporary cell towers for St. Patrick's Day

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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

Saint Patrick's Day is just a couple of weeks away, andalready Verizon Wireless is enhancing its 4G LTE Network, bringing in extracell phone reception for the festival next month.

Verizon has rolled in four cell towers on wheels,including one in the parking lot of the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan PoliceHeadquarters on Habersham Street and Oglethorpe Avenue.

Verizon said data traffic has increased 700 percent over thelast two years around the parade route, and they are anticipating more than 15million LTE connections this year.

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