The Supreme Court ruled against Arlington, TX, Glendale and other cities, saying that the FCC has the authority to set “shot clock” deadlines for permitting decisions on new cellphone towers. The Federal Communications Commission set those deadlines in response to wireless industry pressure to speed up the permit process. The […]
The net neutrality debate. the growth of wireless networks, and calls for research into long-term health effects of radiation from wireless technology.
New research on cell towers shows link to health effects as wireless carriers push for more sites and offer femtocells.
Glendale, California was cited in two federal tower siting petitions, one to the U.S. Supreme Court and one to the Federal Communications Commission. Both wireless industry petitions sought federal help in overriding local tower siting delays.