Chapter 3 of the Unified Development Ordinance is hereby amended by creating section 3.2.72.O to read as follows:
2. Proof of certification from the Georgia Public Service Commission of such telegraph or telephone company to provide telecommunications services in this state.
3. Proof of insurance or self-insurance of such telegraph or telephone company adequate to defend and cover claims of third parties and of municipal authorities.
4. A description of the telegraph or telephone company’s service area, this shall be provided with the following information.
b. Evidence supporting the choice of location, including, without limitation,
ii. If the proposed location is on private property, a contract with an owner of real property (“Owner”) upon which the wireless facility and wireless support structure are to be located and a power-of-attorney giving applicant the right to seek a permit if the application is not submitted in the owner’s name; and
iii. A sworn statement from the individual responsible for the choice of location demonstrating that collocation of wireless facilities on an existing wireless support structure was not a viable option because collocation:
2. Is technically infeasible; or
3. Is an economic burden to the applicant.
6.An affirmative declaration that the telegraph or telephone company shall comply with all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations, regarding the placement and maintenance of facilities in the public rights-of-way that are reasonable.
Within 60 calendar days of the receipt of a completed application, the municipal authority may adopt such application by adoption of a resolution or ordinance or by notification to the telegraph or telephone company. The failure of a municipal authority to adopt an application with 60 calendar days of the receipt of a competed application shall constitute final adoption of such application.
If the telegraph or telephone company modifies its service area or provisioned services identified in the original application it shall notify Columbus Consolidated Government within 20 days prior to the effective date of such change. This notification shall contain a geographic description of the new service area or areas and new services to be provided within the jurisdiction of the affected municipal authority.
1.02 “modification construction plan” when referring substantial modification of an existing wireless facility or wireless support structure means a plan that describes the proposed modifications to the wireless support structure and all equipment and network components, including antennas, transmitters, receivers, base stations, power supplies, cabling, and related equipment.