Are there different types and sizes of structures?
Yes, there are three different types and sizes of structures:
Type A
• Any height or a structure that increases height of existing tower by 25% or more
• Within 100m of residential development
• Other details: in areas of environmental, historic, strategic or operational importance or sensitivity (at the discretion of Town Administration)
• Any other structure not identified

Type B
• On roofs of highrise buildings
• On street light poles
• On parking lot light poles
• On existing utility towers and similar structures
• On towers less than 15m that are not Type A

Type C
Temporary structure for special event or during an emergency.

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1. What do you mean by “telecommunications”?
2. What is going to Council and why?
3. Why are the protocols being updated?
4. Are there different types and sizes of structures?
5. Can the public have any influence on applications?
6. What is the Town’s role/responsibility in applications?
7. What are letters of concurrence or non-concurrence?
8. Where will towers go?
9. What can the Town do to regulate locations?
10. Why can't the Town restrict telecommunication structures?
11. Are cell towers bad for our health?
12. How far should cell towers be from schools, playgrounds and homes?
13. What's the impact of cell towers on the environment?