When most of us think of the facilities that provide service for our cellphones and other wireless devices, we likely envision large towers, hundreds of
PA House Bill 1620 Would Strip Municipalities of Their Zoning Rights Over
Wireless Towers and Antennae in the Rights-of-Way
PA House Bill 1620, which is entitled the “Wireless Infrastructure Deployment” (WID)bill, was recently introduced by six State Representatives: Nick Miccarelli, Frank Farry, DominicCosta, Pam
WHEREAS, broadband service is a critical catalyst for economic development, studentachievement, quality healthcare, and the efficiency of local governments. As such, _(name of municipality) supports
Alert: Wireless Industry Drafts Bill to Eliminate Zoning of Towers and Antennas in the Public Rights-of-Way
Our law firm represents local governments in cable, telecom, and wireless matters and it isa priority for us to inform our clients regarding important issues.
Several of our municipal clients have informed us that AT&T has contacted them about local regulation of wireless facilities. These municipalities are updating their old