BASKING RIDGE, New Jersey – Verizon to credit customers in Bay and Gulf counties with 3 months of mobile service for each line, business or personal.

"Verizon is 100% focused on repairing our network in the Florida Panhandle. We are making progress every hour, and we expect that trend to continue at a rapid pace. We won’t rest until service is completely restored, " Executive Vice President of Verizon Wireless, Ronan Dunne said in a press release.

The cellular service has been keeping the public updated on their recovery process on their website here: https://www.verizon.com/about/news/hurricane-michael-network-updates/

"As our recovery work continues, we have deployed portable cells to support the critical effort of first responders and other mission critical organizations, including:

Bay County Emergency Operations Center and 911 Center Bay County Sheriff’s Office Blakely Emergency Operations Center City of Parker Police Department FDOT Chipley Office FEMA Office Gulf Coast Regional Medical Center Gulf County Emergency Operations Center Lynn Haven Emergency Operations Center Mexico Beach Miller County 911 Panama City Police Department Springfield Police Department TECO Peoples Gas, Panama City Tyndall Air Force Base Washington Emergency Operations Center in Chipley

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ), headquartered in New York City, generated $126 billion
in 2017 revenues. The company operates America’s most reliable wireless network and the nation’s premier all-fiber
network, and delivers integrated solutions to businesses worldwide. Its Oath subsidiary reaches people around the
world with a dynamic house of media and technology brands.