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This Earth Day And Every Day The Verizon Wireless Communications Stores In Avondale, Arizona, Are "Going Green"

Locations among six in Arizona and 35 additional LEED-certified stores across the country

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April 20, 2011

Jenny Weaver
Jenny.Weaver@VerizonWireless.com
480-763-6321

CHANDLER, AZ — The Verizon Wireless Communications Stores in Avondale are two of 41 Verizon Wireless retail stores nationwide to have received Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED®) certification from the United States Green Building Council (USGBC).

The LEED certified Communications Stores – located at Avondale Gateway, 10120 W. McDowell Road; and Palmilla, 13050 W. Rancho Santa Fe Boulevard – optimize water and energy use, enhance indoor environmental quality and reduce waste through specifications and responsible procurement and construction practices.

LEED Certification

The LEED Green Building Rating System™ is the nationally accepted benchmark for the design, construction and operation of high-performance green buildings.

For additional information about Verizon Wireless’ Green Initiatives and to view a complete list of LEED certified stores, visit http://aboutus.vzw.com/Green_Initiative/overview.html.

About Verizon Wireless
Verizon Wireless operates the nation’s fastest, most advanced 4G network and largest, most reliable 3G network. The company serves 104 million total wireless connections, including more than 88 million retail customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with 85,000 employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) and Vodafone (LSE, NASDAQ: VOD). For more information, visit www.verizonwireless.com. To preview and request broadcast-quality video footage and high-resolution stills of Verizon Wireless operations, log on to the Verizon Wireless Multimedia Library at www.verizonwireless.com/multimedia.
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