Archive | July, 2013

for the week ending July 19, 2013

Industry Trade Show Coming to KC: The 2013 edition of the Mid-America Telecommunications Showcase and Seminar is coming to Kansas City’s Sheraton Crown Center October 14 to 16. The five-state event, jointly sponsored by MTIA and other industry groups from Arkansas, Oklahoma, Nebraska and Kansas, will feature more than 130 exhibitors, nine break-out sessions on […]

for the week ending July 12, 2013

Governor Signs Telecom Legislation: Governor Jay Nixon has signed HB 331 and HB 345 into law. The bills, both supported by the association, enact needed changes in right-of-way administration, create a uniform method for municipal regulation of communication towers, expand regulatory reform of retail telecommunications services, and establish caps on crossing fees and conditions of […]