Cell Sites Avoid Local Regulations

How do cell sites avoid local regulations?  This is one of the many areas that lend itself to confusion and misinterpretation as a result of Canada’s federal state and shared responsibility between federal and provincial governments. Under the Canadian constitution the Federal government has jurisdiction over communications and Provincial and municipal governments have jurisdiction over Read more about Cell Sites Avoid Local Regulations[…]

You need those unsightly towers to use your cellphone

There is a fascinating dynamic tension between wireless telephone service providers and the governments that regulate their activities — particularly local governments that find themselves up close and personal with voters. Right now both Rogers and Telus are proposing new cell tower sites in response to complaints from their subscribers that there are gaps in Read more about You need those unsightly towers to use your cellphone[…]