The City of coeur d' alene received notice on 10/19/23 that verizon rescinded their application for the shadduck/15th site at this time.

they would need to reapply and start the process over if they wanted consideration at this location.

as of now, the application has been marked as "withdrawn" in the city's system.

congratulations everyone and thank you for your efforts in saving our neighborhood.


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Stop the Tower: Uncover the Hidden Dangers of 5G Installations

Explore the facts, understand the risks, and take action to ensure the safety and well-being of our community. Together, we can make a difference.

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About Us: Standing Strong for Community Safety

At "STOP THE TOWER CDA", we’re a group of innovative and dedicated community members in Coeur d'Alene who have come together to safeguard the well-being of our beloved neighborhood and city. Our mission is clear: to prevent the installation of the proposed tower in Coeur d'Alene residential neighborhoods, with the primary goal of ensuring the safety and harmony of our community.

Who We Are

We are your neighbors, friends, parents, business owners, and concerned citizens who share a deep love for Coeur d'Alene. Our collective concern for the potential risks associated with the tower's installation led us to unite under the banner of "STOP THE TOWER CDA." We firmly believe that our community's safety, beauty, and health should always be a top priority.

Why We Care

Our dedication to this cause arises from a genuine concern for the well-being of our community members. We understand that the proposed tower's construction in residential areas could have far-reaching consequences on our daily lives, our property value, our children's futures, and the environment we cherish. It's our collective responsibility to protect what we hold dear.

Our Goals

Safety First:
We strive to ensure that the safety of our community remains uncompromised. Our campaign aims to shed light on the potential hazards associated with the tower and to advocate for safer alternatives and locations.

Community Unity:

We are committed to fostering a sense of unity within Coeur d'Alene. Together, we can accomplish great things, and our collective strength will be instrumental in achieving our goals.

Transparency and Accountability:
We believe in transparency in all our actions. We will keep you informed about the latest developments, research findings, and campaign progress, ensuring that you have all the information needed to make informed decisions.

Join Us in Our Mission

We invite you to become an active part of the "STOP THE TOWER CDA" movement. Your support is crucial in safeguarding the safety and harmony of Coeur d'Alene’s neighborhoods. Whether you're interested in volunteering, attending meetings, or simply staying informed, your involvement makes a difference. Together, we can protect our neighborhoods for generations to come.

Thank you for joining us in our mission to STOP THE TOWER in Coeur d'Alene and prioritize the safety of our community. Together, we are stronger, and together, we can achieve our goals.

Contact the Decision Makers Today!

Remember, always be respectful when writing or talking to people as you catch more flies with honey than you do with vinegar.

Contact the CDA City Council Members & Encourage Them Not To Allow Cell Towers in Residential Neighborhoods Such As Brentwood On 15th & Shadduck

City of CDA Planning Commission

Contact the City and Let them know as a tax paying citizen that there is no need for a cell tower. Verizon service is the area is more than adequate.

Sean Holm: Sr. Planner for City of CDA

Contact Sean and Let him know as a tax paying citizen that there is no need for a cell tower. Verizon service is the area is more than adequate.

Williams Northwest Pipeline

Williams Northwest Pipeline owns the property where Verizon wants this tower. Contact Audie Neuson and encourage her and Williams Northwest Pipeline to be good neighbors and not to cut down all the trees on the lot and replace them with a 100' Cell Tower.

Verizon Tower Location Consultants

Contact Josh Hause at Ryka Consulting - the Verizon Planner and encourage them to understand that the location of the cell tower in the middle of a residential area is unsightly causing the property values of the adjacent homes to decrease. Explain that there are alternative locations, and that current Verizon service is more than adequate.

health effects

RF Exposure Basics:

RF radiation is a form of electromagnetic radiation that is used in wireless communication, including cell phones, Wi-Fi, and broadcasting towers.The intensity of RF radiation decreases with distance from the source.

Radiofrequency (RF) Exposure:

5G technology uses higher frequency bands compared to previous generations of cellular networks. Some people worry that this increased frequency might lead to higher RF exposure. However, the RF exposure from 5G towers is still well within the safety limits set by regulatory agencies such as the FCC (Federal Communications Commission) in the United States.

Scientific Research:

Numerous studies have been conducted to investigate the potential health effects of RF radiation from cell towers and wireless devices. So far, the consensus among experts is that there is no clear evidence of adverse health effects at exposure levels below established safety limits.

Safety Guidelines:

Various organizations, including the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in the United States, have established safety guidelines to limit RF exposure levels.

These guidelines are based on extensive scientific research and aim to protect public health by setting maximum permissible exposure limits.

Electromagnetic Hypersensitivity (EHS):

Some individuals claim to experience symptoms they attribute to electromagnetic fields, including those from cell towers. However, scientific studies have not been able to establish a consistent link between EHS and RF exposure. It is considered a complex and poorly understood condition.

Ongoing Research:

Research on the health effects of 5G and RF radiation is ongoing, and experts continue to monitor the latest findings. It's essential to rely on reputable scientific studies and organizations for information on this topic.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) - STOP THE TOWER CDA: Advocating for Sensible Tower Placement in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho

Welcome to our FAQ section, where we address common questions and concerns related to the STOP THE TOWER CDA campaign, which advocates for sensible cell tower placement in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho. If you have additional questions or need further information, please feel free to contact us.

What is the STOP THE TOWER CDA campaign all about?

The STOP THE TOWER CDA campaign is dedicated to advocating for sensible and responsible placement of cell towers within Coeur d'Alene. We believe that cell towers should be located in places that prioritize the safety and well-being of our community.

Why is sensible tower placement important for Coeur d'Alene, Idaho?

Sensible tower placement is essential to protect our beautiful city from potential health concerns, property value declines, and the disruption of our scenic landscape associated with cell towers. It ensures that technology coexists harmoniously with our community's unique character.

What potential health risks are associated with cell tower placement?

Scientific consensus suggests that properly regulated cell towers pose minimal health risks. However, sensible placement helps minimize exposure and addresses concerns about proximity to residential areas.

How can cell towers impact property values in Coeur d'Alene neighborhoods?

The presence of cell towers can potentially lead to reduced property values, making it harder for homeowners to sell their properties at fair prices. Sensible tower placement helps protect property values and homeowners' investments in our community.

Are there regulations in place to guide tower placement in Coeur d'Alene?

Yes, Coeur d'Alene has zoning regulations and guidelines for tower placement. However, community advocacy plays a vital role in ensuring that these regulations prioritize sensible locations that align with our city's unique character.

Can you provide examples of sensible tower locations within Coeur d'Alene?

Sensible locations may include industrial areas, commercial zones, or areas with lower residential density. Additionally, utilizing existing infrastructure such as tall buildings or utility poles can be a sensible alternative.

How can I get involved in advocating for sensible tower placement in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho?

You can get involved by joining our campaign, attending public hearings, engaging with local government officials, and participating in community discussions. Your voice matters in shaping sensible placement decisions that affect our city.

Does advocating for sensible tower placement mean opposing technological progress in Coeur d'Alene?

No, our campaign is not against technological progress. We believe in the importance of reliable communication infrastructure. However, we advocate for responsible and sensible tower placement to balance progress with the unique character and safety of Coeur d'Alene.

How can I support the STOP THE TOWER CDA campaign advocating for sensible locations?

You can support our campaign by joining, donating, sharing information, attending meetings, and engaging with your local representatives to promote sensible tower placement in Coeur d'Alene.

Are there success stories of communities advocating for sensible tower placement in Idaho or other similar regions?

Yes, many communities have successfully influenced tower placement decisions, leading to more responsible and sensible locations that prioritize the well-being and aesthetics of their areas.

Thank you for your interest in advocating for sensible tower placement in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, through the STOP THE TOWER CDA campaign. Together, we can work towards responsible and community-friendly choices in cell tower placement, ensuring the safety and prosperity of our beloved city.

For more information of the negative impact of 5G Towers on our health and communities, visit Wire Idaho