Small Wireless Facilities
STATUS UPDATE (March 23)
After the passage of the Small Wireless Facilities (5G) ordinance in late 2020, there still remains a number of activities to operationalize the permitting process for the City Parish. Currently, staff in the Department of Development-Permitting Office and the Information Technology-GIS Mapping group are working on several items required to apply for, process and communicate the status of permits for Small Wireless Facilities. Additionally, the ability for Homeowner associations to submit preferred locations in their respective subdivisions is also being addressed.
Specific activities include:
As it stands right now, the notional timeline for completing these activities is sometime in late May.
What should HOAs be doing in the interim?HOA boards should be working on developing the preferred locations in their respective subdivisions. A document to explain a potential method to accomplish this is available in the Federation’s website, under the 5G Small Wireless Facilities webpage Click here to edit text