§ 17.7.300  PURPOSE.
   This subarticle provides siting standards and review criteria for wireless communications facilities locating within the or within the Urban Growth Boundary. The siting standards and review criteria are intended to:
   A.   Regulate the placement, appearance and number of wireless communication facilities; 
   B.   Ensure that the citizens of Forest Grove have to a variety of wireless telecommunications systems and providers;
   C.   Reduce the visual impact of certain wireless telecommunications facilities by encouraging colocation;
   D.   Establish a graduated system of review that will expedite facilities placement in preferred location; and
   E.   Implement the applicable provisions of the Federal Telecommunications Act of 1996.
(Ord. 2009-01, passed 3-9-2009)