Special Town Meeting Rejects Interior Cell Tower Special Permit Demand

Photo: The view from the front row. A citizens petition that would have required an applicant seeking to install telecommunications equipment for interior spaces to obtain a Special Permit was handily defeated by Town Meeting Members at the Wednesday, June 7, Special Town Meeting. The article, brought by neighbors of the Plymouth Congregational Church on […]

Residents Seek to Halt Cell Tower In Church Steeple; Town: ‘We Are On Solid Ground’

Photo: Attorney Ted Hess-Mahan (standing) addressing the Historic District Commission with Pleasant Street resident Glenn Herosian (seating, right) listening. “Simple fairness.” For Glenn Herosian, that is the primary reason he and many of his neighbors are aggressively averse to a cellular network’s antenna in the steeple of the Plymouth Congregational Church on Pleasant Street. The lack of fairness […]

Letter to the Editor: Concerns Continue with Proposed Cell Tower

Editor’s note: This is a letter sent to Joseph Zarro, pastor of Plymouth Church on Pleasant Street that the author wished to share with the community as a letter to the editor. Dear Reverend Zarro, According to recent articles in the Belmontonian and the Belmont Citizen Herald, your organization is considering the siting of high power, […]

Plymouth Ponders Renting Its Steeple to House Cell Tower

Rev. Joe Zarro has been the spiritual leader of Plymouth Church on Pleasant Street coming on a year in the fall. The Harvard Divinity School grad said that he, his wife and nearly one-year-old son have enjoyed their time in Belmont. “It’s been a great experience for us,” said Zarro as his family prepares to […]