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November 16, 2015

(Bath, NY) Empire Access on-air in Bath, NY at WVIN 98.3 with Dave Taylor Smith! Listen to full interview at the link below!

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May 21, 2015

(Waverly, NY) Despite the importance of the internet to our daily lives, service can be unreliable, slow, or expensive, especially in rural areas. Local governments and businesses are waiting on details of how they can apply for $500 million of state money - money that will be used, with private sector dollars, for broadband infrastructure projects.

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April 30, 2015

(Batavia, NY) The City of Batavia is wired. Wired for high-speed broadband, that is. Empire Access can now deliver download speeds of 100 megabits to more than 95 percent of the properties in the city.


April 1, 2015

(Big Flats, NY) Some Big Flats residents will be able to get super-high speed internet and other services through a fiber line to their home starting this month, which town officials are touting as a first in Chemung County.


March 5, 2015

(Naples, NY) It's been nearly 10 years since the inception of Ontario County's open access fiber ring, and local leaders are marking the anniversary with Empire Access, which this month is officially launching 1 Gigabit speeds and fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) service in the county, starting in the village of Naples.

February 10, 2015

NORTH HORNELL — The wave of competition regarding telephone, Internet and television service in the area has chosen its next target. Jim Baase, Empire Access senior vice president, delivered a presentation during Monday's North Hornell Village Board meeting in the Village Hall outlining the company's progress in the area.


January 31, 2015

(Bath, NY) – At the 2015 Central Steuben Chamber of Commerce Awards Ceremony on Saturday, January 31 at the American Legion in Bath, NY Empire Access was presented with the Business of The Year award.

January 28, 2015

HORNELL — Hornell residents saw a tangible sign this week that they will soon have another choice in phone, cable and high speed internet services.


December 25, 2014

Local telecommunications company Empire Access envisions a service area for its fiber optic Internet, TV and phone offerings that extends from Batavia to Sayre, Pa.


December 25, 2014

The Town of Big Flats is jumping onto the high-speed internet bandwagon with both feet, making a deal to attract a small local company with big plans for fiber connections in the region.