SYLACAUGA, Ala. -A new area dialing code has been approved for the ‘205’ area which includes Birmingham and Tuscaloosa.

At&T made the announcement on Monday that the 659 area code will overlay the 205 area.

The current 205 area code will not change, and according to AT&T, the 659 will be used for additional phone numbers.

If you have any questions regarding information provided in this notice , please call AT&T at 800.288.2020 or access the following web -sites for more information: att.com or https://www.psc.state.al.us/.

Click here for more details and new dialing procedures.

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