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DOCKET NO. 510 – New Cingular Wireless PCS, LLC d/b/a AT&T and Tarpon Towers II, LLC application for a Certificate of Environmental Compatibility and Public Need for the construction, maintenance, and operation of a telecommunications facility located at 92 Greens Farms Road, Westport, Connecticut.

 

APPLICATION (recd. 05/26/22)
Executive Summary, 05/26/22
Attachment A. Council’s Community Antenna Television and Telecommunication Facilities Application Guide
Attachment B. Certificate of Service of Application on Government Officials; and List of Officials Served
Attachment C. Legal Notice published in Westport News
Attachment D. Notice to Landowners; List of Abutting Landowners; Certificate of Service
Attachment E. Radio Frequency Engineering Report with Propagation Plots Attached
Attachment F. Site Search Summary, Map of Rejected Sites, and 4-Mile Tower Map with Table
Attachment G. Project Plans
Attachment H. Visibility Assessment
Attachment I. National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) Report
Attachment J. Power Density Report
Attachment K. Avian Resources Evaluation
Attachment L. Wetlands Report
Attachment M. Correspondence with the Town of Westport
Attachment N. Federal Aviation Administration Report
Attachment O. Redacted Lease
Attachment P. Aerial Photograph
Attachment Q. Schools and Daycares Map
Attachment R. Affidavit of Publication for Public Meeting
Attachment S. Balloon Float Affidavit
Attachment T. Westport Site Location Map U.S.G.S.

Bulk:
Technical Report
Town of Westport Zoning Regulations
Town of Westport Zoning Map
Town of Westport Plan of Conservation and Development
Town of Westport Wetlands and Watercourses Regulations

PROCEDURAL CORRESPONDENCE
Council Letter to the Town of Westport, 06/02/22
Council Acknowledgement of Verizon's Request for Intervenor Status, 06/07/22
Council Acknowledgement of Westport's Request for Party Status, 06/21/22
Council Completeness Review, 06/23/22
Council Decision on Verizon's Request for Intervenor Status, 06/23/22
Council Acknowledgement of D. Bergmann's Request for Intervenor Status, 07/05/22
Council Decision on Westport's Request for Party Status, 07/07/22
Council Interrogatories to Applicants', Set One, 07/08/22
Council Interrogatories to Verizon, Set One, 07/08/22
Council Decision on the Verizon's Request for an Extension of Time to Respond to Council Interrogatories, 07/19/22
Council Decision on the Applicants' Request for an Extension of Time to Respond to Council Interrogatories, 07/19/22
Council Decision on Bergmann's Request for Intervenor Status, 07/22/22
Council Decision on Town of Westport's Request for an Extension of Time, 07/29/22
Council Decision on Applicants' Request for an Extension of Time to Respond to Westport's Interrogatory Nos. 3 and 5, 08/02/22
Council Decision on Applicants' Motion for Protective Order, 08/10/22
Council Request for Extension of Time to Render a Final Decision, 08/10/22
Council Memorandum Regarding Filing Requirements, 09/20/22

 

STATE AGENCY COMMENTS

 

MUNICIPAL COMMENTS

 

PUBLIC OFFICIAL COMMENTS

 

TELECOMMUNICATIONS CARRIER CORRESPONDENCE

 

HEARING INFORMATION
August 9, 2022 Hearing Documents, 06/24/22
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 Plan 
Hearing Procedures and Pre-Hearing Conference Memorandum, 07/06/22
Zoom Remote Public Hearing Recording, 08/09/22  (Passcode    CGm69!Qp  )
Council Memorandum Regarding the Continuation of the Evidentiary Hearing Session on September 22, 2022
1.  Instruction for Access to the September 22, 2022 Evidentiary Hearing Session
2.  Hearing Program 
Zoom Remote Public Hearing Recording, 09/22/22 (Passcode   x0e8w1S!  )

 

Schedules
Schedule, 05/31/22
Schedule, 06/23/22
Schedule, 07/19/22
Schedule, 08/10/22

 

Service Lists
Service List, 06/02/22
Service List, 06/23/22
Service List, 07/07/22
Service List, 07/21/22

 

Hearing Program
Hearing Program, 08/09/22
Hearing Program, 09/22/22

 

Transcripts
Hearing Transcript 2 p.m., 08/09/22
Public Session Transcript 6:30 p.m., 08/09/22
Council Transcript Memorandum, 08/31/22
Continued Evidentiary Hearing Transcript 2 p.m., 09/22/22
Council Transcript Memorandum, 10/12/22

 

PARTIES AND INTERVENORS

APPLICANTS - New Cingular Wireless PCS, LLC d/b/a AT&T and Tarpon Towers II, LLC 
Exhibits
Applicants' Affidavit of Publication, 06/02/22
Applicants' Sign Posting Affidavit, 07/27/22
Applicants' Responses to CSC Interrogatories, Set One, 08/01/22
Applicants' Responses to Town of Westport Interrogatories and Request for Extension, 08/01/22
Applicants' Pre-Filed Testimony of Keith Coppins, 08/02/22
Applicants' Responses to Town of Westport Interrogatories, Set One, Nos. 3 and 5, 08/03/22
Applicants’ Updated Response to Town of Westport Interrogatories, Set One, No. 6, Attachment 3, 08/08/22
Signed Protective Order, 08/09/22
Applicants' Supplemental Pre-Filed Testimony of Keith Coppins and Douglas Roberts, 09/13/22
Applicants' Pre-Filed Testimony of Martin Lavin, 09/14/22
Applicants' Pre-Filed Testimony of Rachelle Lewis, 09/14/22
Applicants' Responses to Bergmann's Interrogatories, 09/15/22
Applicants' Late-Filed Exhibits, 09/15/22
Exhibit 8a - CT1024A Westport
Exhibit 8b - Photosimulation of Monopine Tower
Exhibit 8c - Noise Study dated 8/18/22
Applicants' Corrected Late-Filed Exhibits, 09/15/22 
Applicants' Witness Resumes for Eric Reuter and Rachelle Lewis, 9/15/22

 

Procedural Correspondence
Applicants' Pre-Hearing Submission, 08/02/22
Applicants' Response to Council's Request for an Extension of Time to Render a Final Decision, 08/11/22
Applicants' Supplemental Pre-Hearing Submission, 09/15/22

 

Motions and Objections
Applicants' Motion for Protective Order, 08/01/22

Briefs/Findings of Fact
Applicants' Post-Hearing Brief, 10/21/22

 

INTERVENOR - Cellco Partnership d/b/a Verizon Wireless (Verizon) 
Exhibits
Verizon Petition to Intervene, 06/07/22
Verizon Responses to Council Interrogatories, Set One, 07/28/22
Verizon Responses to Town of Westport's Interrogatories, 08/02/22
Verizon Response to Council Interrogatories, Attachment 1 - Generator Specification Sheet, 08/02/22
Verizon Responses to Bergmann Interrogatories, 09/14/22

 

Procedural Correspondence
Verizon Pre-Hearing Submission, 08/02/22

 

Motions and Objections

Briefs/Findings of Fact
Verizon Letter in Lieu of Post-Hearing Brief, 10/20/22

 

PARTY - Town of Westport  
Exhibits
Town of Westport's Request for Party Status, 06/21/22
Town of Westport's Location Preference, pursuant to C.G.S. § 16-50gg, dated 06/21/22
Town of Westport's Pre-Filed Testimony of Alicia Mozian, Conservation Director, with attachments 08/08/22
Town of Westport's Additional Pre-Filed Testimony of Alicia Mozian, Conservation Director, 08/29/22
Town of Westport's Pre-Filed Testimony of David Maxson, 09/06/22
Town of Westport's Pre-Filed Testimony of First Selectwoman Jennifer Tooker, 09/15/22

 

Procedure Correspondence
Town of Westport's Interrogatories to the Applicants, 07/26/22
Town of Westport's Interrogatories to Verizon, 07/26/22
Town of Westport's Request for an Extension of Time, 07/29/22
Town of Westport's Request for the First Selectwoman to Speak at 6:30 p.m. Public Session and Party and Intervenor Responses, 08/08/22

 

Motions and Objections

Post Hearing Brief and Draft Findings of Fact
Town of Westport's Post-Hearing Brief, 10/24/22

INTERVENOR -Donald Bergmann (Bergmann)
Exhibits

Bergmann Pre-Filed Testimony, 06/22/22
Bergmann Request for Intervenor Status, 06/30/22
Bergmann Pre-Filed Testimony, 08/01/22
Bergmann Comments on Applicants’ Interrogatory Responses, 08/04/22

 

Procedural Correspondence
Bergmann Request for Administrative Notice, 08/08/22
Bergmann Request to Speak at Public Session and Council Response, 08/08/22
Bergmann Email Correspondence and Council Response, 08/10/22
Bergmann Email Correspondence and Council Response, 09/02/22
Bergmann Email Correspondence and Council Response, 09/06/22
Bergmann Interrogatories to Applicants, Verizon, and AT&T, 09/07/22
Bergmann Email Correspondence and Council Response, 09/15/22
Bergmann Email Correspondence and Council Response, 09/16/22
Bergmann Email Correspondence and Council Response, 09/20/22
Bergmann Email Correspondence and Council Response, 09/21/22
Bergmann Email Correspondence and Council Response, 09/22/22
Bergmann Email Correspondence and Council Response, 09/23/22

 

Post Hearing Brief and Draft Findings of Fact
Bergmann Post Hearing Brief, 10/17/22

 

 

Motions and Objections
Bergmann Objection to Applicants’ Motion for Protective Order, 08/04/22