Category Archives: Cell Towers

Cell phone tower update

From Jeff Rader, District 2 DeKalb County Commissioner One of the most pervasive signs of our mobile communications society is the proliferation of cell phone towers across the landscape. In DeKalb, the mobile communications revolution occurred after the widespread development … Continue reading

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County Commissioners Seek to Kill School Cell Towers

The North Druid Hills Briarcliff Patch is reporting that County Commissioners Seek to Kill School Cell Towers The board asked the county Thursday to deny permits to T-Mobile, which, under an agreement with the school system, plans to build nine … Continue reading

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Cell tower legislative update

After the initial hearing that involved feedback from both sides of the cell tower issue, Rep. Karla Drenner submitted her bill on Feb. 27, which is posted here: http://www.scribd.com/doc/82892268/HouseBillPrudentAvoidance-dekalb-county. Drenner received co-sponsorship of her bill from: Representatives Mike Jacobs, Tom … Continue reading

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SOS* Reminder: Cell Tower Hearing TODAY!

*  Save Our Schools State Representative Karla Drenner’s House Bill 1128 will be presented at 12:00 Noon TODAY, February 27, 2012 by the Environmental Committee.  Please be there to show your support for this critical bill.  Here is the text of the … Continue reading

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Cell Service Towers over Instructional Space for Students

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Briarlake Elementary – located at LaVista and Briarlake Roads – is a neighborhood school serving the Northlake community. The school houses the DeKalb program for deaf and hard of hearing students. The regular education students in Briarlake join with these … Continue reading

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