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FCC Commissioner Carr announces order to upgrade wireless infrastructure, reduce bottlenecks

Yesterday at the Wireless Infrastructure Association’s (WIA) free, virtual conference, Connect (X): All Access, Federal Communications Commissioner (FCC) Brendan Carr announced the FCC’s plans to clarify its rules to promote network upgrades on existing towers and other wireless sites. His comments are available here.

The ruling will address state and local approval of wireless equipment modifications and clarify the definition of “substantial change”.

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