Cell Tower Installation Plans Lower Property Values

On 9/12/18, Redfin (844-759-7732) confirmed the following sales information for 503 Mariano Drive, Sonoma, CA. https://www.redfin.com/CA/Sonoma/503-Mariano-Dr-95476/home/2501530 After a homebuyer of 503 Mariano Drive learned of the plans of a so-called "Small Cell" Cell Tower to be installed 28′ from his house next to the home they selected in Sonoma, CA, the buyer canceled escrow and …

New 4G/5G poles Don’t Belong in Tucsonans’ Front Yards

Adapted from a Tucson Daily article, Feb 21, 2021 | Original article here. Motion Assigns Tucson Wireless Ordinance Revision to City Manager Feb 23, 2021 City of Tucson City Council Study Session (view for 20 mins) https://youtu.be/GSh9i1WTCVI?t=4h54m24s Public Comments re: Tucson Wireless Ordinance Revision Feb 23, 2021 City of Tucson City Council Regular Session (view …

4G/5G Ancillary Equipment Boxes are Coming to Public Rights-of-Way in Certain States

An unwelcome lawn ornament, courtesy of Verizon. By Mitchell Clark Jan 25, 2021 | Original The Verge article here. Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge When most people look out their windows in the morning, they likely aren’t expecting to be surprised by a refrigerator-sized box that’s feeding 4G/5G antennas, but that’s the exact …

Santa Barbara WTF-Code

— Draft for Public Review, annotated with Commentary and Suggested Changes AN ORDINANCE OF THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF SANTA BARBARA AMENDING THE SANTA BARBARA MUNICIPAL CODE BY ADDING CHAPTER 9.170 PERTAINING TO SMALL WIRELESS FACILITIES THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF SANTA BARBARA DOES ORDAIN AS FOLLOWS: S4WT: See Comments and Suggested …

Prescott, AZ

Wireless Arguments (watch the noses growing . . .) — July 16, 2020“Many, many MDs got involved?” Liarless Arguments: Truth from PhD, IEEE Senior Fellow — July 23, 2020“There is no engineering or health justification . . . MDs were not involved in drafting the regulations.”

Berkeley, CA

Note: this post was adapted from the original StopSmartmeters.org post here; find WiRED Berkeley here. Opposing Densified 4G/5G Wireless Telecommunications Facilities (WTFs) in Berkeley, CA Neighborhoods     In the Dark of Night, Police Backed AT&T in Clash with Berkeley Neighbors . . . . . . over the Installation of Unnecessary Densified 4/5G Wireless Telecommunications …

Marin County Supervisors Reject Cell Tower on San Rafael Church Grounds

By RICHARD HALSTEAD, Marin Independent Journal, Oct 17, 2020 | Original Marin IJ article here A proposal to build a new wireless communications facility disguised as a 33-foot bell tower to St. Luke Presbyterian Church in San Rafael was rejected by Marin County supervisors on Tuesday. The supervisors by a 4-0 vote upheld a denial …

Muni Code Chapter 15

Preservation of the Cultural and Historic Environment Original Petaluma Municipal Code here. 15.010 – Purpose It is hereby found that structures, sites and areas of special character of special historic, architectural or aesthetic interest or value have been and continue to be unnecessarily destroyed or impaired, despite the feasibility of preserving them. It is further …

McCollough Memorandum Aug 24, 2020

Adapted from McCullough Memorandum Aug 24, 2020 (with sugggested subtractions and [ additions ]   From: W. Scott McCollough To: Malibu City Council Copy: Reva Feldman, City Manager; Adrian Fernandez, Principal Planner Date: August 24, 2020 Subject: August 24, 2020 Agenda Item # 6.A; Response to Telecom Law Firm (Jonathon Kramer) Memo on “Densified 4G/5G …