Verizon Wireless To Credit Voice And Text Overages For Customers In New York And New Jersey Counties Impacted By Hurricane Sandy

MORRISTOWN, NJ — Verizon Wireless today announced customers in counties of the New York Metro Area and New Jersey impacted by Hurricane Sandy will receive credit for voice and text overage charges. The voice and text credits will be automatically applied to accounts for usage between Oct. 29 and Nov. 16.

Customers in the following counties in New York Metro Area and New Jersey will be credited for voice and text overage charges between Oct. 29 and Nov. 16:

New Jersey

Atlantic County

Bergen County

Burlington County

Camden County

Cape May County

Cumberland County

Essex County

Gloucester County

Hudson County

Hunterdon County

Mercer County

Middlesex County

Monmouth County

Morris County

Ocean County

Passaic County

Salem County

Somerset County

Sussex County

Warren County

Union County


New York

Bronx County

Kings County

Nassau County

New York County

Putnam County

Queens County

Richmond County

Rockland County

Suffolk County

Westchester County

Customers in the impacted areas who have questions about credits to their accounts should contact Customer Service at 1-800-922-0204, Contact Us, or on Twitter through

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