Policies and Agreements
Rochester Telephone Services
Rochester Telephone Co., Inc.
Rochester Telephone Company, Inc., provides the following basic telecommunications services throughout its designated serving area:
Single-party voice-grade service with connectivity to the public switched network;
Local exchange service including local usage free of per-minute charges;
Dual tone multi-frequency signaling;
Single party revertive calling;
Access to emergency services;
Access to operator services;
Access to inter-exchange service;
Access to directory assistance;
Toll blocking and 900 number blocking options without charge to qualified low-income customers.
Basic services are offered at the following rates:
Single-Party Residence Service $17.42/month*
Single-Party & Multi-Line Business Service $18.70/month*
Residential & Business Federal Subscriber Line Charge – Single Line $6.50/month
Business Federal Subscriber Line Charge – Multi-Line $9.20/month
Business Access Recovery Charge – Single Line $2.50/month
Business Access Recovery Charge – Multi-Line $3.00/month
Residential Touch Tone Service No Charge
Business Touch Tone Service No Charge
*The above rates do not include charges for long distance, operator services, Directory Assistance, 911 emergency services, or other taxes, fees and surcharges.
Discounts are available to low-income customers who qualify for participation in the Lifeline telephone assistance program.
For information concerning this program, please call Rochester Telephone Co., Inc., at 574-223-2191 or 1-888-374-1900 or visit us at 117 W 8th St., Rochester, IN 46975 or click here: Lifeline Assistance Program.