January 12, 2017

(Prattsburgh, NY) – Empire Access has launched state‐of‐the‐art fiber optic Internet, TV and phone services in the City of Corning, NY. Empire now provides super high‐speed service, offering up to 100X faster connections than with cable or DSL Internet services. This new fiber service utilizes Corning Inc. fiber optic products to deliver service, and is being offered to both residential and business customers.

August 4, 2016

(Prattsburgh, NY) – Empire Access has received a $3.4 million grant award from the New NY Broadband Program. The New NY Broadband Program was developed to help fund the expansion of high-speed broadband Internet service in New York State, with an ultimate goal of ensuring that all New Yorkers have high-speed broadband access by the end of 2018.

March 10, 2016

(Hornell, NY) Empire Access on-air with Lee Richey at Kickin Country 105.3 in Hornell, NY! Listen to full interview at the link below!

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February 11, 2016

State-of-the-art fiber optic provider leverages market-leading Network Transformation solution for network efficiencies, power savings and advanced communications offerings

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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.