The Copper to IP Transition

Verizon, the District's local telephone service provider is transitioning its service infrastructure from copper wire to fiber. Verizon believes the transition will provide its customers with more reliable service that is capable of supporting new, high-tech functions and features. The transition has some important implications for District residents. The Office has worked to ensure District consumers are protected during the transition through Formal Case No. 1102.

Verizon, the District's local telephone service provider is transitioning its service infrastructure from copper wire to fiber. Verizon believes the transition will provide its customers with more reliable service that is capable of supporting new, high-tech functions and features. The transition has some important implications for District residents. The Office has worked to ensure District consumers are protected during the transition through Formal Case No. 1102.

Formal Case No. 1102 PowerPoint