Sunday, August 26, 2018

Oconee County Commissioners To Consider Ordinance Revision To Accommodate New Telecommunications Technologies

***Small Cell Nodes***

The Oconee County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday will consider a revision to its Utility Accommodation Ordinance to address small cell technology and other new technologies being utilized in the telecommunications industry.

The proposed revision follows a moratorium passed by the Board at a called meeting on Aug. 16 barring the issuance of permits and the acceptance of applications for permits for the installation of wireless communication devices and facilities in the county's rights of way.