Press Archive

2014 Press

Statement From Mayor Bill de Blasio On Today's Approval Of City's LinkNYC Proposal
December 10, 2014

Read about LinkNYC in the press
NYC announces free city-wide Wi-Fi with next-gen pay phones, November 17, 2014, Mashable
Wi-Fi hubs to replace NYC's payphones, November 17, 2014, New York Daily News
NYC.wow, November 19, 2014 New York Daily News

De Blasio Administration Announces Winner of Competition to Replace Payphones with Five-Borough Wi-Fi Network
November 17, 2014

City to audit Verizon's delayed rollout of FiOS
September 17, 2014

Mayor Bill de Blasio Signs Two Transparency Bills into Law, Announces Public-Private Partnership to Release City Record Data
August 7, 2014

De Blasio Administration Announces City's 911 Technical Review Recommendations
August 6, 2014

Inside NYC's Bold Plan To Turn Payphones Into Wi-Fi Hotspots
August 1, 2014

New York City Continues Building Upon Open Data Efforts
July 17, 2014

New York City's Plan to Bridge the Digital Divide with Wi-Fi
June 11, 2014

De Blasio Administration Announces Most Comprehensive Review in Years of Existing 911 Emergency Response System
May 30, 2014

De Blasio Administration Announces Halt to Emergency Communications Technology Project and Orders Immediate Comprehensive Review
May 19, 2014

Mayor de Blasio Delivers Keynote Address at Internet Week New York 2014
May 19, 2014

NYC Replacing Payphones with Kiosks 
May 12, 2014

NYCEDC Launches Annual NYC BigApps Competition, Which Leverages Strength of New York City Tech Ecosystem To Make The City a Better Place to Live, Work, Learn And Play 
May 7, 2014

Mayor de Blasio Appoints Anne Roest as Commissioner of the Department of Information Technology and Telecommunications
May 6, 2014

The 21st Century Is Calling, With Wi-Fi Hot Spots
April 30, 2014

NYC Issues Request for Proposals to Build Citywide WiFi Network
April 30, 2014