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Tower and Antenna Siting Issues

Welcome to the Wireless Telecommunications Bureau's Facility Siting Page. This page contains information on a variety of subjects concerning the siting of facilities for wireless telecommunications providers.

 Routine Pre-Construction Tower Review
 Antenna Structure Registration and Compliance with FAA Regulations
 Environmental Assessment Checklist
 Environmental Compliance for Tower Siting
 National Environmental Policy Act
 U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Issues
 Non-Federal Representative Status
 Historic Preservation for Tower Siting
 National Historic Preservation Act
 Nationwide Programatic Agreements
 Collocation Programatic Agreement
 Section 106
 RF Safety Issues
 Over-the-Air Reception Devices (OTARDS)
 State and Local Government Authority
 Radiofrequency Interference
 Tower Siting Contacts
 TCNS/E-106

Recent Releases

01/10/02
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 02-28)

The Wireless Telecommunications Bureau and Mass Media Bureau announce the Release of a Fact Sheet Regarding the March 16, 2001 Antenna Collocation Programmatic Agreement
FactSheet: pdf - text - Word

01/04/02
MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER (DA 02-05)

In the Matter of the Friends of the Earth, Inc. and Forest Conservation Council, Inc.
Various Objections and Petitions to Deny against Applications to Register Antenna Structures (FCC Form 854) with Environmental Assessments
pdf - text
Attachment A: pdf - text
Attachment B: pdf - text
Attachment C: pdf - text

Last reviewed/updated on 10/4/2008.