The transition, which will take place at an unspecified date late this year, includes Insight customers from
Insight will retain the
Philadelphia-based Comcast is buying the 50-percent stake in the Insight Midwest partnership it hadn't inherited through its 2002 acquisition of AT&T Broadband. Until now, Comcast has been a passive investor.
Comcast now will own and manage the entire territory. The territory, which also includes areas of northern and central
Insight, headquartered in
Insight customers with email accounts will likely have to change their email addresses, although Comcast said it anticipates making no changes to prices, billing or services.