cell tower

The decision comes after months of multiple site tests, public hearings, and arguments for and against the 120-foot tower.

A member of the gallery accused the planning board chairwoman of a conflict of interest by expressing a desire for cell service, and threatened a legal battle should the tower be approved.

Westerlo is currently facing a decision of whether or not to construct a 120-foot cell tower in order to improve cell service in the area. But some residents are more concerned about potential health risks and the visual impact.

The zoning board of appeals made decisions in March about parking boats in driveways and installing white vinyl privacy fences in side yards in a luxury neighborhood where those kinds of fences were prohibited in the purchase contracts.

Agawum Lane, on the shoulder of the Helderberg escarpment, could become the site for a cell tower in Altamont.

Altamont Trustee Bill Aylward wanted residents to be notified before allowing the marketing of a communications tower in Altamont; the board tabled the decision.

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