Reading the Law: 1996 Telecommunications Act

47 USC § 332(a)(7)(A) . . . also known as Section 704 from Senate Bill 652, the Telecommunications Act of 1996 (1996-TCA) 47 USC § 332(a)(7)(A) General authority. — Except as provided in this paragraph, nothing in this Act shall limit or affect the authority of a State or local government or instrumentality thereof over decisions regarding the placement, construction, and modification of personal … Read more

The FCC does not protect Public Health and Safety! Read it for yourself..

The FCC does not protect Public Health and Safety. It is the responsibility of NEPA, FDA & EPA. Below are FAQ directly from the FCC’s website. All City, County Planning department must require NEPA review on all Cell Facilities. FCC – RF Safety FAQ WHY HAS THE FCC ADOPTED GUIDELINES FOR RF EXPOSURE? The FCC … Read more

5G – ACHD Public Hearing – March 20th, 12pm – *CALL TO ACTON*

I just received the below Public Hearing Notice from Scott Spears, Assistant General Council for Ada County Highway District (ACHD). In 6 days ACHD is poised to adopt a new Policy regarding Small Cell Wireless / 5G Facilities in the Public Right-of-Ways for all of Ada County. I’ve been reviewing the proposed ordinance and it … Read more

The U.S. National Toxicology Program (NTP) Radiofrequency Carcinogenicity Research Study

On May 27th, 2016, the U.S. National Toxicology Program, of the U.S. National Institutes of Health, released a report with partial results of their large study on the carcinogenicity of radiofrequency radiation (RFR, also known as microwave radiation) in male and female rats and mice. The world’s largest, most well-designed study of its type, at a cost … Read more

NEPA Review of all 5G/Small Cells

PUBLISHED JANUARY 15, 2020 Citizens for 5G Awareness A recent court ruling examined the requirement for a Federal review for the placement of 5G small cell towers under the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA). The court overruled the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) arguments in favor of Native American tribes, giving them and all cities the right to require NEPA … Read more

Community Leader – 5G / Wireless Zoning Ordinance – Roundtable Discussion

When: March, 3rd, 2:00pm  Meeting Agenda  Idahoans for Safe Technology is requesting Ada County, Eagle, Boise, Meridian, Star, Kuna & Garden City to add stronger language to current Wireless Zoning Ordinances.  We believe local municipalities need more authority over 5G & 4G cell tower placement decisions.   We are asking Elected Officials and Zoning administrators … Read more

Please Take 5 Minutes to Protect your Children and the Treasure Valley – 5G Cell Tower Zoning Ordinance – CALL TO ACTION

CALL TO ACTION STEP 1: Please send a quick email to your local Mayor, City Council and County Commissioners urging them to add stronger language to our current wireless zoning ordinances. (SEE BELOW SAMPLE EMAIL) STEP 2: Copy and paste contact list of our elected officials into your email address. STEP 3: If you haven’t already, … Read more