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Input sought on new siting rules that would expand broadband rollouts

The public now has a chance to comment on an FCC plan to loosen a number of siting restrictions, which, among other things, could promote the construction and rollout of small cells and distributed antenna systems.

FCC's guidance on site modifications won't settle much

Not everyone was thrilled about the FCC's recent effort to define terms in a law passed year that essentially prohibits jurisdictions from blocking moderate modifications to existing wireless towers or base stations. Though it was attempting to settle disputes regarding application of the law, the FCC may have simply given the dueling sides a longer list of specific points to dispute.