5G Stories Mapped by City and State

Discover what state and local governments are utilizing 5G.

See the big picture of how government agencies are utilizing 5G by exploring our Government Technology editorial database geographically visualized by location and date.

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Mitchell, S.D., to Set 5G Antenna Policy Ahead of Growth

Mitchell, South Dakota / December 11, 2018

Sacramento, Verizon Push Pause on Kiosk Deal

Sacramento, CA / November 26, 2018

Bakersfield, Calif., Rushes to Put Small Cell Rules on the Books

Bakersfield, Calif. / November 21, 2018

Austin Lags Other Texas Cities in Rolling Out 5G Infrastructure

Austin, TX / October 17, 2018

Morgantown, W.Va., Talks 5G, Small Cell Deployments

Morgantown, VA / October 16, 2018

California Town Looks for Alternatives to Small Cell Installations

Fairfax, Calif. / October 5, 2018

Portland, Ore., Prepares for a Fight with the FCC Over 5G Ruling

Portland, OR / October 3, 2018

Seattle Pushes Back Against FCC’s 5G Ruling

Seattle, Wash. / October 2, 2018

Verizon 5G Goes Live in Parts of Sacramento, Calif.

Sacramento, Calif. / October 1, 2018

Wichita, Kan., Ponders Free Wi-Fi for Underserved Neighborhoods

Wichita, KS / September 26, 2018

Health, Safety Cited as Opponents Rally Against Small Cell Installations

Marin County, Calif. / September 21, 2018

California’s Capital Prepares for 5G Internet

Sacramento, Calif. / September 12, 2018

Pennsylvania Considers Bill to Streamline 5G Deployment

Scranton, PA / September 10, 2018

California Community Mounts a Fight Against 5G Infrastructure

San Rafael, Calif. / August 22, 2018

Peoria, Ill., Businesses Need 5G to Compete, Advocates Say

Peoria, Ill. / August 17, 2018

Frisco Station, Texas: Built for 5G, Flying Taxis, Self-Driving Cars and IoT

Frisco, TX / August 9, 2018

Pennsylvania Cities Voice Concerns Around 5G Bill, Loss of Local Control

Pennsylvania / July 31, 2018

As Telecoms Bring 5G to Bigger Cities, IT Director in Naperville, Ill., and Business Leaders Make Their Own Case

Naperville, Ill. / July 31, 2018

Verizon to Launch 5G Service in Houston

Houston, Texas / July 25, 2018

New 5G Antennas Could Be the Boost Smartphones Needed

San Diego, Calif. / July 24, 2018

Leaders in Aurora, Ill., Reluctantly Accept Loss of Small Cell Local Control

Aurora, CO / July 19, 2018

Could 5G Be the Answer to Rural Connectivity in Kentucky?

Kentucky / July 18, 2018

Charting a Course to 5G

Sacramento, Calif.; San Jose, Calif. / July 1, 2018

Hawaii Broadband Law Clears Way for 5G Development

Hawaii / June 29, 2018

Making 5G a Reality Means Building Partnerships — Not Just Networks

Sacramento, Calif. / June 5, 2018

San Jose-AT&T Small Cell Pact Important to Closing City's Digital Divide

San Jose, Calif. / May 25, 2018

Colorado Springs, Colo., Increases Small Cell Tech in Anticipation of 5G

Colorado Springs, Colo. / May 23, 2018

Houston Projects Full 5G Coverage by 2020

Houston, Texas / May 22, 2018

How 5G Could Transform Connectivity in Alaska

Alaska / May 21, 2018

Salt Lake City and New York to Lead New Wireless Tech Research

Salt Lake City, Utah; New York, New York / April 26, 2018

San Jose, Calif., Reaches Deal with AT&T to Install 170 Small Cells This Year

San Jose, Calif. / April 24, 2018

Illinois Bill Hampers Local Government Fees for Small Cells, Boosts 5G Prospects

Springfield, Ill. / April 18, 2018

Santa Fe, N.M., Considers Small Cell as Answer to Coverage Woes

Santa Fe, NM / April 6, 2018

New York Cities Object to Proposed State Rules on 5G Towers

Albany, N.Y.; Bethlehem, Pa.; Buffalo, N.Y. / March 20, 2018

FCC Ruling on 5G Infrastructure May Hurt Cities

San Jose, Calif.; Lincoln, Neb. / March 19, 2018

Denver’s 5G Plans Mean Antennas, Lots of Them

Denver / March 13, 2018

Washington City Plots Course to 5G

Spokane Valley, Wash. / March 12, 2018

AT&T Charts Course for 2018 5G Rollout

Atlanta; Dallas; Waco, Texas / February 21, 2018

Leaders in Brunswick, Md., Adopt New Small Cell Regulations

Brunswick, Md. / February 16, 2018

Houston Company Gears Up to Provide Infrastructure for 5G

Houston, Texas / January 17, 2018

Local Control at Heart of ‘Small Cell’ Debate

Gilbert, Arizona / January 5, 2018

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