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Prince George’s County

Department of Permitting, Inspections
and Enforcement
BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS
9400 Peppercorn Place, 5th Floor
Largo, Maryland 20774
(301) 636 –2020 u FAX: (301) 636 –2021

NEW CELL TOWER REQUIREMENTS

An applicant applying for a new telecommunications/cell tower must:

n Arrange for a public briefing to be held in a location near the proposed cell tower site.

n Post at least one 24″x 36″ weatherproof sign at the location of the proposed cell tower site announcing
the proposed cell tower and a public briefing. The sign must be clearly visible from the nearest public
road(s) and contain the following information:

l Announcement of the intention to construct a telecommunications tower and/or facility.

l Name and phone number of the applicant proposing to construct the cell tower.

l Place and time of the public briefing.

n Post notices of the public briefing for three consecutive weeks in the newspapers of record for the
area where the tower will be erected.

n Hire a transcriber to record the proceedings of the public briefing, and submit a written report of
the briefing proceedings to the Telecommunications Transmission Facility Coordinating Committee
(TTFCC) no later than two weeks after the public briefing.

n Remove all signs within two weeks of the TTFCC’s decision.

Please note that violation of, or non-compliance with, any of these items or any other changes deemed
necessary by TTFCC will result in revocation of the application.

Should you require additional information, please feel free to contact Michelle Lyons at (301) 636 –2020.

P.G.C. DPIE Form #P&L-L014 (Rev. 4/17) Page 1 of 1