Federal Department of Labor Awards Virginia State University $3.25 Million Grant to Create Wireless Workforce of the Future – PCIA to Help Administer

September 29, 2014 / Alexandria, VA – PCIA – The Wireless Infrastructure Association today commended the federal Department of Labor (DoL) for awarding Virginia State University (VSU) a $3.25 million grant to help develop a training program for the wireless workforce of the future, focused on educating veterans, displaced workers,... Read more

PCIA Statement on FCC Placing Infrastructure NPRM on Tentative Agenda for Oct. 17 Open Meeting

September 26, 2014 / Alexandria, VA  - PCIA President & CEO Jonathan Adelstein released the following statement in response to the announcement of a wireless infrastructure item on the Federal Communications Commission's October 17 open meeting agenda:  "PCIA is thrilled that FCC leadership and staff continues its critical work to streamline... Read more

PCIA Applauds FCC Order Streamlining Antenna Rules

August 8, 2014 / Alexandria, VA – Jonathan Adelstein, President & CEO of PCIA – The Wireless Infrastructure Association, issued the following statement in response to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) unanimous approval of an order streamlining Part 17 regulations governing tower marking, lighting and registration: "PCIA applauds the FCC for... Read more

PCIA Hails FCC Training and Safety Efforts

August 4, 2014 / Alexandria, VA - Jonathan Adelstein, President & CEO of PCIA - The Wireless Infrastructure Association, issued the following statement in response to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) announcement regarding its Tower Climber Safety and Injury Prevention Workshop, which will be held October 14, 2014 in Washington,... Read more

PCIA: Ohio PUC Order Will Help Speed Broadband Deployment

July 30, 2014 / Alexandria, VA - PCIA - The Wireless Infrastructure Association released the following statement hailing the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio's order that provides established timelines for make-ready, harmonizes the reasons for attachment denial with those within the Federal Communications Commission's 2011 Pole Attachment Order, protects pole-top attachments,... 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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