Wireless Infrastructure Association Head Urges Congress to Knock Down Barriers to Broadband Network Deployment

Adelstein: Economy, Innovation, U.S. Competitiveness Depend on Wireless Infrastructure   Washington, D.C., July 22, 2015 – The head of America’s Wireless Infrastructure Association today urged Congress to  adopt further policies that streamline and accelerate the deployment of wireless broadband facilities to meet “explosive” consumer demand.  Jonathan Adelstein, the President and CEO... Read more

PCIA Endorses Rubio Bill to Expedite Deployment of Wireless Infrastructure on Federal Lands and Properties

Adelstein: Bill Would Tap Fed Lands to Bring Mobile Data to Underserved Americans Alexandria, Virginia, June 18, 2015 – The head of America’s wireless infrastructure association today commended Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) for introducing legislation aimed at spurring economic growth and bringing next-generation mobile data to underserved American consumers and businesses... Read more

PCIA Submits Comments to OSHA on Workplace Safety

Attached are comments submitted June 15, 2015,  by PCIA – The Wireless Infrastructure Association, in response to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) request for information on workplace safety related to the construction and maintenance of communications facilities. Jonathan Adelstein, PCIA’s President and CEO, issued this statement:  “Safety of all workers... Read more

PCIA and CTIA Urge Court to Reject Municipalities’ Lawsuit so That Americans Can Enjoy Better Broadband Deployment and Economic Boost

WASHINGTON, June 9, 2015 – Today, PCIA – The Wireless Infrastructure Association and CTIA-The Wireless Association jointly petitioned the U.S. Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals to reject the lawsuit filed by a handful of localities and uphold the Federal Communications Commission's 2014 Infrastructure Order that will accelerate wireless broadband deployment by... Read more

Wireless Infrastructure Association Head Urges L.A. Mayor to Amend "Burdensome" Ordinance on Communications Facilities

Alexandria, Virginia / May 29, 2015 – The head of PCIA – The Wireless Infrastructure Association today urged Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti to reject, amend, or otherwise closely revisit a newly signed city ordinance aimed at imposing “costly and untested requirements” on above-ground communications facilities. Left unchanged, L.A.'s new... Read more

Wireless Infrastructure's Impact on the Economy

economic impactA new report that evaluates the economic and job-creation impacts generated by projected wireless infrastructure investments finds such investment will generate as much as $1.2 trillion in economic growth and create 1.2 million new jobs.

Read more in this new study, "Wireless Broadband Infrastructure: A Catalyst for GDP and Job Growth 2013-2017," by Information Age Economics.  


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