"Our goal for the next week in south Mississippi is trying to restore coverage to the major thoroughfares, streets and roads," said Jana Latour, a spokesperson for Cellular South.
"The second phase will be to restore service to every building and neighborhood."Latour
said they have already gotten into the second phase of restoration in Jackson.
"In Jackson and areas above we have already established the initial phase and we're working on [the] second phase," she
Cellular towers failed during Hurricane Katrina for a variety of reasons.
"It was several factors going in.The water was a major issue, but the wind was also harmful because of downed trees and power outages," Latour