Verizon is currently experiencing technical difficulties with their phone lines and are working to solve the problem. Land lines and some cell phones are experiencing connection problems in Dutchess, Orange, Ulster, Rockland and Putnam Counties.
If you dial your local seven digit number for police, fire or ambulance services, you may not get through at this time.
If you cannot contact your local emergency response personnel by their local seven digit phone number, please dial 911 for assistance.
Verizon is working to solve this issue as soon as possible. Updates will be posted as they become available.