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Scientist Dr. Devra Davis Discusses Cell Phone Use

“create a false impression of total safety and when the scientific evidence builds up, challenge the science and plant doubt” Ninety-one percent of Americans own a cell phone and 5 billion people worldwide use a cell phone.   Dr. Davis … Continue reading

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Distributed Antenna Systems In Palo Alto?

A distributed antenna system consists of multiple DAS nodes, typically mounted on utility poles consisting of an antenna and transmitter connected to a common source that will help deliver wireless service within a geographical area or in a structure. The … Continue reading

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Too Close for Comfort

In 2008, Dr. Gautam Khurana, a Mayo Clinic-trained neurosurgeon with an advanced neurosurgery fellowship in cerebral vascular and tumor microsurgery, concluded: “There is currently enough evidence and technology available to warrant industry and governments alike in taking immediate steps to … Continue reading

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Killer App: A Berkeley Researcher Weighs in on Safety

Joel Moskowitz, Ph.D., a Berkeley researcher, directs a research center in the School of Public Health. He participated in a meta-analysis led by Seung-Kwon Myung, an epidemiologist from South Korea. The researchers looked at 23 recent studies of cell phones … Continue reading

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AT&T and Trillium Withdraw Permit Application

We were notified by Russ Reich at the City of Palo Alto that AT&T and Trillium have withdrawn the application for a cell tower at the Eichler Swim and Tennis Club. We’re very happy that the right decision was made. … Continue reading

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Club Heads off Tower in THEIR Back Yard

In an email to its members, the Eichler Board of Governors admitted that it was concerned about a business next to the club erecting the very same tower next to its facility that it wants to erect near our homes. … Continue reading

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A 75 Foot Fake Tree in Your Backyard?

Imagine looking out your bedroom window on a fake 75 foot cellular tower with 9 antennas disguised to be a “faux-tree”.   That’s what the Board of Governors of the Eichler Swim and Tennis Club in Palo Alto wants their … Continue reading

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New Cell Tower Near Palo Verde Elementary School

AT&T has asked the City of Palo Alto to approve plans to construct a cellular telecommunications facility (antennas and transmitters) on the Eichler Swim and Tennis Club property. Based on the attached photo, the 75′ tall faux-tree antenna will be … Continue reading

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Environmental Impact

The environmental impact assessment submitted by AT&T in behalf of the Eichler Swim and Tennis Club states that the proposed cell tower site  ” is surrounded by residential to the South, East, and West and by industrial to the North.” … Continue reading

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LA County Calls For Repeal Of Federal Cell Tower Health Preemption

(2009) The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously on Tuesday, June 2, to actively seek and support federal legislation to repeal portions of the Telecommunications Act of 1996 that limit the authority of state and local governments to … Continue reading

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