San Francisco Board of Supervisors

On SF Supervisors Agenda May 7: Settling Wireless Industry Lawsuit, Rescinding Cell Phone Right to Know Law

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors is scheduled to vote at its Tuesday, May 7 meeting on invalidating the municipality’s pioneering cell phone right-to-know ordinance as part of the settlement of a lawsuit filed by the wireless industry‚Äôs lobbying powerhouse CTIA (Consent Agenda Item 8). The settlement includes a waiver […]


San Francisco Caves to T-Mobile, Sets Bad Precedent; LA Council Committee Considers New Wireless Rules; Consortium Asks Congress to Change FCC Guidelines

Reports on wireless siting policy battles in Los Angeles and San Francisco; coalition calls for change in FCC wireless exposure guidelines.

New Permit Process for Public Right-of-Way Wireless Facilities Goes to San Francisco Board of Supervisors 1

San Francisco residents urge restrictions, oversight of public right-of-way wireless antenna installations; new rules go to Board of Supervisors.

San Francisco Residents Win Against Clearwire; Oakland Residents Lose Against Verizon,
Take Fight to the Streets and UC Berkeley

California cell tower battles: success in San Francisco, setback in Oakland while residents take to streets and academia to press their case.

Last San Francisco CTIA Meeting Begins As New Book Disconnect Warns of Cell Phone Radiation 3

Wireless association meeting in San Francisco begins as Dr. Devra Davis promotes Disconnect, her book warning of cell phone radiation dangers.