Seems like a good deal to me. The most interesting part of the article on a somewhat tangential note was this:
In addition, cellular telephone companies were taking steps to make sure they would be able to handle the expected volume of calls on Saturday.Who knew?
Verizon Wireless reported that it had upgraded its permanent cell sites around the Parkway and added a COLT, an acronym for "cell on light truck." The COLT, which increases the capacity of the Verizon network by 40 percent, weighs 25,000 pounds and has two 50-foot antennas.