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News | 03/12/2001 5:00 am EST
Montreal gets new area code, Toronto still has 416 numbers
The Montreal region is receiving a new area code that will be overlaid on the current 514 NPA. The 438 code will come into effect on June 7, 2003. Down the road in Toronto, Bell Canada reports it will not have to start issuing phone numbers for the new 647 area code for another month or two.