Action Alert – Cell Tower Installations too close to home?

Action Alert —Concerned about cell tower installations adjacent to your residence and around the neighborhood (and across the city and state)?

SB 649, the bill that eliminates local control over cell towers in the public right of way and on public property statewide, passed by only a few votes in the Assembly on 9/13 and the Senate on 9/14. Our Westside elected officials voted No.

WSSM strongly supports local control and joins those opposing SB 649, along with the California Dept. of Finance, the City and County of Los Angeles, Mayor Garcetti, LA City Council, and the Westside Regional Alliance of Councils (WRAC). WSSM will be writing the Governor and urging a veto as well. Individual constituents and groups are encouraged to write to Gov. Brown ASAP email via the Gov’s Legislative Secretary Tom Dyer, tom.dyer@gov.ca.gov, and/or call 916-445-2841 or fax 916-558-3160

Governor Jerry Brown
c/o State Capitol, Suite 1173
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: (916) 445-2841 Fax: (916) 558-3160
https://govapps.gov.ca.gov/gov 39mail/

For more information see the following from the League of California Cities (among 260+ organizations, cities, counties and public officials statewide which oppose the bill):  ‪http://www.cacities.org/Top/News/Press-Releases/2017/Cities,-Counties-Urge-Gov-Brown-to-Veto-the-Big-T.  Their Facebook page:  https://www.facebook.com/leagueofcacities/?fref=ts

Consider sharing this info in your own social media or email blasts . . .adapting the language as appropriate to reflect your own organizations’ position and/or any reference to your local elected officials.  Please help to get the word out and take action NOW!

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