« Continue Browsing

Article Preview

Judge lowers height of cell-phone tower planned near Boundary Waters

Published 08/04/2011, Associated Press

A judge on Wednesday blocked AT&T’s plan to build a 450-foot cell-phone tower near the edge of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area, ruling that the proposed tower with its flashing airplane safety lights would hurt the “scenic and aesthetic resources” of the pristine Northeastern Minnesota wilderness.

Word count: 559

Log In

The full article is available to newspaper subscribers. If you are a subscriber please log in to continue reading.

E-mail:
Password:
 

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Click here to set one up. You will need your subscription account number and phone number.

Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Reset Your Password

Please enter your full e-mail address. We will e-mail you a temporary password.
E-mail: