Cell towers

Upper West Side Residents Frustrated As 911 Calls Are Bounced To New JerseyConcerns have arisen on the Upper West Side, as some residents have said they have been running into issues calling 911. As CBS 2’s Don Champion reported, the callers have found themselves connected to dispatchers across the Hudson River in New Jersey.
FCC Holds Hearings On Sandy Communication FailuresIn addition to the physical devastation of superstorm Sandy, communications were disabled for many and the Federal Communications Commission is now holding hearings to try and prevent those failures in the future.
Cell Tower On Front Lawn Stuns Long Island CoupleShock could not even describe Lori DiMarco's reaction when she came home a few weeks ago to find a 40-foot-tall cell tower on her front lawn in Mount Sinai.
Hempstead Township Panel: No To Cell Phone AntennasA major Long Island township's appeals board has rejected a cell phone company's proposal to install six wireless antennas on the roof of a Jewish community center.
Long Islanders Oppose New Cell TowersA plan to install new cell towers in Wantagh has many residents upset and some concerned about their health.