Not In My Backyard

Mendez-Wilson, Deborah
May 2001
Wireless Week;05/14/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 20, p29
Trade Publication
Discusses the challenges faced by wireless communication system providers in erecting transmission towers in suburbs in the United States. Zoning restrictions; Capital expenditures; Consequence of having several towers in one region.


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