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Opposition Increases to a Bill That Would Allow Cell Towers in State Parks

Apr 19th, 2012 | By

The Connecticut Land Conservation Council announced this morning that, like Connecticut Audubon Society, it is opposed to a bill in Hartford that would allow cell towers to be built in state parks. The Council is a coalition of land trusts, statewide conservation and advocacy organizations, town conservation and open space commissions, garden clubs and private

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Rep. Reed Busy for Branford

Feb 11th, 2011 | By

“HB 6020 would prohibit the siting of a cell phone tower within 750 feet of a school or day care facility unless no other appropriate site exists,” said Rep. Reed. “It would also allow the Connecticut Siting Council the power to impose fines on applicants who intentionally file inaccurate or misleading information to obtain approvals.”

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Milford cell phone towers expected to get OK

Dec 12th, 2010 | By

Two new applications for cell phone towers here are not likely to meet much opposition, officials said Friday, because they address local concerns and fill in service gaps.