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DOCKET NO. 495 - Cellco Partnership d/b/a Verizon Wireless application for a Certificate of Environmental Compatibility and Public Need for the construction, maintenance, and operation of a telecommunications facility located at 5151 Park Avenue, Fairfield, Connecticut.

APPLICATION (recd. 10/16/20)

Narrative and Cover Letter, 10/15/20
Attachment 1 – Plattsville Relo Facility – Factual Summary and Project Plans
Attachment 2 – Certificate of Service Application on Government Officials; and List of Officials Served
Attachment 3 – Legal Notice in the Connecticut Post
Attachment 4 – Notice to Landowners; List of Abutting Landowners; Certificate of Service
Attachment 5 – Federal Communications Commission Licenses
Attachment 6 – Coverage Maps – Location of Plattsville Relo and Surrounding Cell Sites
Attachment 7 – Antenna and Equipment Specifications
Attachment 8 – Site Search Summary
Attachment 9A – Visual Assessment & Photo-Simulations
Attachment 9B – Visual Assessment & Photo-Simulations
Attachment 10 – USFWS and CT DEEP Compliance Determination
Attachment 11 – Wetlands Inspection
Attachment 12 – Avian Resources Evaluation
Attachment 13 – Preliminary Historic Resources Determination
Attachment 14 – Farmland Soils Map
Attachment 15 – General Power Density Table
Attachment 16 – FEMA – Flood Insurance Rate Maps
Attachment 17 – Public Information Meeting Legal Notice and Abutters List
Attachment 18 – FAA Obstruction Analysis

Bulk Filings:
1. Technical Report,10/3/18
2. Technical Report, 12/23/19
3. Town of Fairfield Zoning Regulations
4. Town of Fairfield Inland Wetlands and Watercourses Regulations
5. Town of Fairfield Plan of Conservation and Development

PROCEDURAL CORRESPONDENCE
Council Incomplete Letter to Verizon, 10/21/20
Council Letter to the Town of Fairfield, 10/21/20
Council Letter to the Town of Trumbull, 10/21/20
Council Letter to the Town of Easton, 10/21/20
Council Letter to the City of Bridgeport, 10/21/20
Council Acknowledgement of Incomplete Submission, 11/02/20
Council Request for a Completeness Review Extension, 11/04/20
Council Completeness Review, 12/03/20
Council Interrogatories to Verizon, Set One, 12/17/20
Council Interrogatories to Verizon, Set Two, 12/30/20

 

STATE AGENCY COMMENTS
Department of Transportation Comments, 11/09/20
Connecticut Airport Authority Comments, 12/09/20

 

MUNICIPAL COMMENTS
Fairfield Conservation Commission Comments, 12/21/20

 

TELECOMMUNICATION CARRIER CORRESPONDENCE

 

HEARING INFORMATION
Pre-Hearing Teleconference Memorandum, 12/23/20
Remote Hearing Procedure Memorandum, 12/30/20
January 21, 2021 Hearing Documents
1. Instruction for Public Access to Remote Public Hearing
2. Public Hearing Notice
3. Hearing Program
4. Citizens Guide to Siting Council Procedures; and 
5. Proposed Facility Site Plans
Zoom Remote Public Hearing Recording, 01/21/21 (  Passcode: *=X#vP09  )

Schedules
Schedule, 10/19/20
Schedule, 10/21/20
Schedule, 11/02/20
Schedule, 12/03/20

Service Lists
Service List, 10/21/20

Hearing Programs
Hearing Program, 01/21/21

Transcripts
Hearing Transcript 2 p.m., 01/21/21
Public Session Transcript 6:30 p.m., 01/21/21
Council Transcript Memorandum, 02/2021

 

PARTIES AND INTERVENORS

Applicant - Cellco Partnership d/b/a Verizon Wireless

Exhibits

Applicant's Supplemental Certification of Service, 10/26/20
Applicant's Clarification of Municipal Consultation, 10/29/20 
Applicant's Responses to Council Interrogatories, Set One, 01/07/21
Applicant's Responses to Council Interrogatories, Set Two, 01/07/21
Applicant's Sign Posting Affidavit, 01/08/21
Applicant's Supplemental Response to Council Interrogatory No. 28, 01/14/21

Correspondence
Applicant's Response to Council Request for a Completeness Review Extension, 11/05/20
Applicant's Pre-Hearing Submission, 01/14/21

Motions and Objections
Applicant's Post-Hearing Brief, 02/22/21

 

COUNCIL'S DRAFT FINDINGS OF FACT
Council's Draft Findings of Fact, 04/08/21 

FINAL DECISION
Decision Package, 04/26/21