NYSWA News Archives

Telecom Industry Unites Behind Call for Broadband Workforce Development to White House, Congress

Originally published by the Wireless Infrastructure Association ARLINGTON, Va. – A coalition of ten leading organizations representing a broad cross-section of the telecommunications industry today sent a joint letter to the White House and Congress urging support for broadband-related job skills development as part of any infrastructure legislation. The associations included the Competitive Carriers Association (CCA), … Read more

FCC News | FCC Streamlines Rules for Wireless Infrastructure Modifications to Facilitate 5G Deployment

WASHINGTON, October 27, 2020 – Federal Communications Commission today took action to reduce regulatory barriers to 5G deployment by further streamlining the state and local government review process for modifications to existing wireless infrastructure that involve excavation and deployment beyond existing site boundaries. In the Report and Order adopted today, the Commission revised its rules … Read more

NYSWA Scholarship for SUNY Impact Foundation – Scholarship Winners

Congratulations to our SUNY Impact Scholarship winners! John Crounse John Crouse is a graduate of Union Endicott High, located in Central New York. He is currently enrolled at Finger Lakes Community College, majoring in Networking and Cyber Security. Although the workload is tough, he finds it very rewarding and looks forward to overcoming any challenges. … Read more

Westchester County Association Focused on 5G & Broadband, Assistance from Former NYSWA President Chris Fisher

Chris Fisher, Managing Partner at Cuddy & Feder and former President of NYSWA, is a Co-Chair of the Westchester County Association’s Post Pandemic Working Group, an extraordinary group of leaders from the business, healthcare, education and not-for-profit community.  A newly-released report from the group titled “Towards a Stronger Future” sets forth an advocacy and action … Read more

NJWA & NYSWA Free Webinar Series 3: 30 Minutes on 5G/Small Cell Legislation in NJ/NY

The next session in our webinar series, 30 Minutes on 5G/Small Cell Legislation in NJ/NY, launched on Wednesday, September 23. The webinar features Arturo Chang, WIA, Beth Cooley, CTIA, and Dulaney O’Roark, Verizon Wireless, detailing the bills pending in the legislature(s) and the prospects for passage. The bills will streamline the siting for small cells … Read more