Welcome to Verizon - New York online, a great resource for news and information on how we serve you - our customers, communities and partners in New York and Connecticut. Here, you'll learn about how we are revolutionizing our business with new services and state-of-the-art technologies to meet the region's ever-changing telecommunications needs, and about our community service and philanthropic work in the area. [ Read More ]


Verizon Powerful Answers Award - First Place Winners Announced

Four great ideas were named first place winners of the Verizon Powerful Answers Award, a year-long global challenge to discover and help bring to market technology-based solutions with the potential to change our world. [ Learn More ]


#PotentialOfUs - Bronx Academy of Promise

This Black History Month, Verizon is celebrating the achievements of a group of Bronx Academy Middle School students, who collectively applied their creativity and uniqueness to design and build a mobile app that would solve a problem they identified in their school. [ Learn More ]



In the Community

Verizon continues to focus on the quality of life for New Yorkers by investing in a wide range of programs that strengthen education, raise awareness of domestic violence, and improve health care through the use of technology.  [ Learn more ]

Health Care

Verizon’s Green Energy Equivalent to Powering More Than 3,000 Homes

With New Solar Project on Long Island, Verizon’s Total Green Energy Investments in New York Exceed $60 Million

Work has begun on the installation of a new solar energy system to provide power to Verizon’s Long Island headquarters complex in Garden City. The new solar project will place more than 7,000 SunPower solar panels on the roof of Verizon’s building at 741 Zeckendorf Blvd., which already generates 6 million kilowatt hours of green energy annually from a fuel-cell system built in 2005. [ Press Release ] [ Photos ]



Latest News

Eight Student Teams Win ‘Best in Nation’ in National Verizon Innovative App Challenge
Feb 03, 2015

Verizon’s $1M Powerful Answers Award Winners Boast Solutions with Potential to Change our World for the Better
Feb 03, 2015

Making Strides in Brooklyn to End Breast Cancer
Jan 30, 2015

Verizon Announces Best-in-State Student Team Winners in Third National App Challenge
Jan 06, 2015

Verizon Champions Innovative STEM Programs in 5 Underserved New York City Schools
Dec 15, 2014

With New Solar Project on Long Island, Verizon’s Total Green Energy Investments in New York Exceed $60 Million
Nov 11, 2014

Verizon Ranks Highest in J.D. Power 2014 Wireline Customer Satisfaction Study for Small Businesses
Sep 16, 2014

Super-fast Internet Service Helping to Speed Innovation and Opportunity to Harlem
Jun 26, 2014

Verizon’s FiOS1 News makes its debut in Lower Hudson Valley
May 28, 2014

Verizon Has Installed Nearly 89 Million Feet of Fiber-Optic Infrastructure in New York City
May 15, 2014

Verizon to Hire 100 Customer-Support Employees at Fiber Solutions Center in Syracuse
Apr 30, 2014

Verizon Invested More Than $1.6 Billion in New York's and Connecticut's Wireline Telecommunications Infrastructure in 2013
Mar 19, 2014

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