Basic Local Service Fees

Pine Drive Telephone Company is a quality telecommunications service provider who provides basic and enhanced telecommunications services, at reasonable rates, within its service territory of west central Pueblo County and southeastern Custer County. Basic services (Touch-tone service is part of the basic local service rate) are offered at the following rates:

    Monthly Service Charge
Single Party Residence Service:   $21.22


Single Party Business Service:   $21.22
Directory Assistance, per occurrence:   $ 0.95
Emergency 911 services: (Pueblo County)   $1.81*
(Custer County)   $1.75*
*Surcharges for E-911 may be charged according to governmentalassessments.    
Other Basic Service Charges that appear on the monthly bill:    
Federal Subscriber Line Charge, Residential Line:   $6.50
Federal Subscriber Line Charge, Business Line:   $9.20
Federal Access Recovery Charge (ARC), Business Line:   $3.00
Federal Universal Service Charge   28.9%
Colorado Universal Service Charge:   2.6%
Telephone Relay Service Surcharge: $ 0.06 Colorado 911 Surcharge:   $0.09
Colorado 988 Surcharge:   $0.18
Federal Excise Tax (3%) plus Colorado (2.9%) and local (1-2%) sales taxes apply to most charges.    
Toll Blocking is available at no charge for low-income customers that qualify.    

**Low-income individuals may be eligible for the Lifeline telephone assistance program and receive discounts from the basic local service charge through federally specified telephone assistance plans. Lifeline is a program that helps lower-income consumers to obtain basic telephone service by providing reduced monthly subscription charges. Contact the business office for more information on eligibility and applications. Please note: Lifeline is a government assistance program; the service is non-transferable, only eligible consumers may enroll in the program, and the program is limited to one discount per household.

Basic services are offered to all consumers in the Pine Drive Telephone Company service territory at the rates, Terms and Conditions specified above, and in the Terms of Service. If you have any questions regarding the Company’s services, find us online at, e-mail us at, call us at 719 485-3400, or visit our business office at 8611 Central Av. Beulah, CO. 81023.

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