Town of Amherst Unanimously Approves A Wireless Communication Moratorium Resolution

Amherst residents have spoken and the Town Board has listened! This Monday, May 8, 2017, at 7pm, the Amherst Town Board will vote on RESOLUTION 2017-511: Wireless Communication Moratorium. If approved, the resolution “directs the Town Attorney’s Office to draft a local law imposing a 140 day moratorium on final decisions on all applications for […]

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Town of Amherst Proposes Wireless Communication Moratorium

Amherst residents have spoken and the Town Board has listened! This Monday, May 8, 2017, at 7pm, the Amherst Town Board will vote on RESOLUTION 2017-511: Wireless Communication Moratorium. If approved, the resolution “directs the Town Attorney’s Office to draft a local law imposing a 140 day moratorium on final decisions on all applications for … More Town of Amherst Proposes Wireless Communication Moratorium

Moratorium Today, Master Plan for the Future

Sign to Support Sensible Wireless Infrastructure in Amherst, NY! Please sign and share this petition if you agree that Amherst should enact a moratorium on communications towers, monopoles, and antennas, as well as pursue a smarter approach to cell network development by commissioning a Town-wide master plan for wireless telecommunication facilities! Direct link to the … More Moratorium Today, Master Plan for the Future

12 New Verizon Micro Cell Locations Proposed for Amherst, NY

ATTENTION AMHERST RESIDENTS! 9 New Verizon micro cell co-locations & 3 New STAND-ALONE Verizon micro cell “Utility Poles” are up for presentation, public hearing, and a vote at the March 21, 2017 ZBA MEETING! List of proposed Micro Cell Locations: #1 – 2676 Sweet Home Rd (Co-Located on Existing National Grid Pole) #2 – 2446 … More 12 New Verizon Micro Cell Locations Proposed for Amherst, NY

National call to action! Make your voice heard & spread the word!

Help halt the FCC’s premature push to deploy 5G technology and infrastructure without federal standards or testing! This important, time-sensitive issue was brought to our attention by Ms. Marilynne Martin, a community activist who monitors the energy and telecommunications industries. Marilynne is a retired CPA from NY who now resides in Venice, FL. Begin Forwarded … More National call to action! Make your voice heard & spread the word!

1300 Maple Road Update

On December 15, 2016, Verizon filed a “hybrid Article 78/Special Proceedings/Complaint/Declaratory Judgment action” with NY State to reverse the ZBA’s November 15, 2016, decision to deny their application to build and operate a cell tower on the grounds of the Faith United Church of Christ located at 1300 Maple Road. In plain language, Verizon is … More 1300 Maple Road Update

A History of the Dellwood Road Site (April 2014 – September 2016)

2014: Verizon Wireless selects the wooded lot that is privately owned by Public Storage to be the site of an 82-foot monopole cell tower. This lot is located behind the Public Storage facility listed at 3671 Sheridan Drive, Amherst, New York, and runs along a number of homes on Dellwood Road, a residential street. The … More A History of the Dellwood Road Site (April 2014 – September 2016)

PRESS | The Amherst Bee: “Residents seek to reverse tower approval”

Published: January 18, 2017 – The Amherst Bee Front Page “Residents seek to reverse tower approval” by Keaton DePriest, Amherst Associate Editor A legal hearing is scheduled to be held next week in an effort by residents to overturn the Zoning Board of Appeals’ September approval of a 90-foot cell tower to be built at … More PRESS | The Amherst Bee: “Residents seek to reverse tower approval”

Proposed, Pending, and Existing Cell Towers in Amherst, NY (as of April 1, 2016)

A FOIL was submitted to the Town of Amherst to attain these documents. All three maps were commissioned by Town Board Member, Ramona Popowich. These maps are public documents.  Click HERE to view/download a PDF map of the Existing Cell Towers in Amherst as of April 1, 2016. Click HERE to view/download a PDF map … More Proposed, Pending, and Existing Cell Towers in Amherst, NY (as of April 1, 2016)

The January 2, 2017 SDCT News & Updates Newsletter is Live!

❂ Happy New Year! ❂ The Latest Stop Dellwood Road Cell Tower News & Updates Newsletter is Live! In this edition: 1. Memorandum of Law Filed 2. Court Room Assignment Information 3. Driving Directions to Erie County Hall 4. Parking Garages Near Erie County Hall 5. Yard Signs: Fixes, Replacements & A Donor-Sponsored Giveaway! 6. … More The January 2, 2017 SDCT News & Updates Newsletter is Live!