Journalist Blake Levitt on FCC Docket WT-17-21 – Accelerating Wireless Broadband Deployment by Removing Barriers to Infrastructure Investment

The FCC has opened a new ruling that is a potential direct assault on Section 704 of the Telecom Act which preserved specific planning & zoning rights to states and municipalities re: telecom tower/infrastructure siting. FCC, under Tom Wheeler, seriously chipped away at those rights with rulings that classified telecoms as public utilities thereby giving … Continue reading Journalist Blake Levitt on FCC Docket WT-17-21 – Accelerating Wireless Broadband Deployment by Removing Barriers to Infrastructure Investment