Press Release, Statement
April 27, 2018
CTIA Statement on Oklahoma Small Cell Infrastructure Bill .
“We commend Governor Mary Fallin, Representative Todd Thomsen and Senator Greg Treat on the passage of Senate Bill 1388. By modernizing rules for small cell deployment, Oklahomans will be ready for 5G, the next generation of wireless. According to Accenture, in Oklahoma City alone the industry will invest $525 million to deploy 5G, creating almost 6,000 jobs and contributing $972 million in local economic growth.”
CTIA® (www.ctia.org) represents the U.S. wireless communications industry and the companies throughout the mobile ecosystem that enable Americans to lead a 21st century connected life. The association’s members include wireless carriers, device manufacturers, suppliers as well as apps and content companies. CTIA vigorously advocates at all levels of government for policies that foster continued wireless innovation and investment. The association also coordinates the industry’s voluntary best practices, hosts educational events that promote the wireless industry and co-produces the industry’s leading wireless tradeshow. CTIA was founded in 1984 and is based in Washington, D.C.