Posts Tagged ‘Telecommunication facilities’

Can We Top Off Our Tower?

Monday, March 18th, 2013

Update:  Provisions substantially similar to the federal provisions discussed in this post were incorporated into state statutes in 2013.  S.L. 2013-185.  See the update at the end of this post for details.   Cell tower construction is a hot zoning topic.  The proliferation of smart phones and tablet devices is substantially increasing the demand for […]

Wireless Telecommunications Facilities: Can North Carolina Communities Avoid Shot-Clock Violations?

Thursday, January 21st, 2010

UPDATE September 2013:  Click here for an update on federal law as of March 2013.  New North Carolina legislation adopted during the summer of 2013 makes conforming changes to North Carolina law with respect to recent federal legislation and Federal Communications Commission rulings and adds features that are peculiar to this state.  See S.L. 2013 […]