Cox Communications said today it will introduce wireless voice and data service in Wichita and Topeka.
The cable TV, phone and Internet provider said in a news release it will introduce the service later this year but didn't give an exact date.
It means that consumers will have another mobile phone provider to choose from.
Cox also said it plans to redesign its retail stores to incorporate the addition of wireless services.
San Diego; Santa Barbara, Calif.; and northwest Arkansas are also included in the wireless rollout.
The Atlanta-based company, which has substantial operations in Wichita as a regional headquarters, said it will have wireless service available in half of its national footprint by the end of the year.
Cox currently offers wireless service in Hampton Roads, Va.; Orange County, Calif.; Omaha; Oklahoma City; Tulsa; Rhode Island; Cleveland and parts of Connecticut.