Broadband Facts and Terminology

Federal law mandates that everyone should have equal access to “telecommunications services” or Phone calls. This comes in the following forms: Wireless; 2G, 3G cellular technology, voice, texting, Verizon, T-mobile, Sprint, etc… Wired: Copper pair wire home phone service, PacificBell, AT&T, etc.. We agree and encourage city planners to provide services to all areas with … Read more

5G 101

Dave Dehaas from Living Waters interviews Cathy Cooke, Hank Allen, Dr Ann Huycke and Brandon Thompson to understand the controversy surrounding 5G and wireless broadband.

Wireless Ordinance Presentation – City of Eagle, ID

A. ACTION ITEM: Cell Tower Presentation: Idahoans for Safe Technology will present before the City Council about RF pulse-modulated microwave radiation hazards from cell towers. Link to: Watch Video Start Time Stamp 3:23 Time Stamp 32.30 Time Stamp 42.11 End Time Stamp 42:58 Link to: Powerpoint Presentation Link to: Proposed Wireless Ordinance

4G & 5G Wireless High-Speed Broadband

Four Major Considerations for your City NUMBER ONE: First step, and top priority, is always to distinguish Title I (Information Services – Internet) and Title II (Telecommunications – Voice/Text).  This is the LAW, confirmed in the 2019 Mozilla v FCC ruling in the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals. However, obligations to this Law are being shirked by … Read more

How to Prohibit Unnecessary 4G & 5G Cell Towers In Your City

Check your city broadband services at BroadbandNow.com. If your city already offers DSL, Cable, or Fiberoptic broadband, then there is no need for additional 4G or 5G wireless broadband, your city already has it! Key Definitions: 1G, 2G, flip phones, old school wired phone, dial up, copper pair wire = basic phone or “telecommunications services” … Read more

KTVB 7 – 4G & 5G in Boise – 30″ from your home

KTVB started their 10 pm news coverage reporting on the Mayor’s virtual meeting. They listed a handful of questions the Mayor received, of which “4G & 5G wireless facts” was a common theme! After covering the BLM group, KTVB showed Reporter Misty Inglet interviewing Cathy Cooke. Misty ended by reporting that she questioned the Mayor about meeting with us and the Mayor replied that it “on the radar but it’s not really a conversation that happens at the City level, at least at this point”.

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