Take Action

So what can local officials and policymakers do to ensure that their communities become smart cities and benefit fully from the promise of next generation mobile activity?

  1. Be proactive.
  2. Modernize local rules and create a regulatory and legal environment that incents the deployment of new 5G network infrastructure and small cells.
  3. Streamline the permitting process and provide timely and cost-efficient access to rights of way, public facilities and utility poles.
  4. Familiarize yourself with smart city terminology, technology, and opportunities.

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