Comcast opens new customer-service center in Fort Collins

FORT COLLINS — Comcast has opened a new customer-service center in Fort Collins that will seat 600 customer-service agents.

The 80,000-square-foot center at 3420 E. Harmony Road will support residential customers across the country, including those in Northern Colorado, according to a statement about the opening.

The addition of the call center means 9,000 Comcast employees in Colorado. The new center has 200 employees today and 300 more are expected to be hired by the end of the year. When it’s fully operational, the building will have 600 employees.

“Comcast’s decision to locate this facility in Fort Collins showcases Northern Colorado for our talented workforce and resources,” ‘Fort Collins’ mayor, Wade Troxell, said in a prepared statement.