Category Archives: California

Opinion: Bill would Turn California Utility Poles into Cell Towers

By Nina Beety, Guest Commentary Most utility poles will become cell towers under (California) Senate Bill 649. The bill strips municipal governments of decision-making power. Spaced approximately every 10-20 homes, cell antennas will hang in one or more clusters on … Continue reading

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Nina Beety: AT&T is Stealing our Landlines

By Nina Beety, Guest Commentary The public paid for America’s sturdy, reliable and essential copperline landline infrastructure through rates and tax-subsidized incentive programs. But AT&T wants to eliminate copperline service. Most Californians don’t know this. “Dependable” is not in vogue, … Continue reading

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AT&T Wants to Replace Your Landline with a Cell Tower- Seriously

Many AT&T customers have recently received the above notice in their monthly bills. The notice threatens to disconnect your service unless you allow “network equipment ” (likely wireless transmitters) to be installed on your home though AT&T have been vague … Continue reading

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CA State Senate Approves SB 649

Update 6/1/17: SB 649 was passed by the State Senate on May 31st 2017. It goes next to Assembly committees and possibly on to the Assembly floor. Detailed information/ updates about the bill here.  Contact Your CA State Assemblymember Today- … Continue reading

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Update on Mass Call-in to State Senate for #SB649

Appropriations Committee, May 15, 2017 Update: A huge thank-you to everyone who called in to the Appropriations Committee hearing conference call despite the technical problems and the short notice. Many couldn’t get through because the Scientists4wiredtech.com web portal was shut … Continue reading

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