In a message dated 98-06-09 20:23:51 EDT, you write:
> I am going before the full planning commission in my town at the end of
> July and would like to get stories about misfortunes and failures of
> telescopic crank-up towers.
> My little town let me submit plans and computations for two guyed rohn
> towers. On the day of the first administrative hearing, they imposed a
> condition on my permit where only crank-up towers could be used.
> So I next applied for a minor modification for the use of fixed
> structures which was denied.
> So now I am trying to build a stronger case for the use of fixed guyed
> towers. They do not seem to understand the concept of leverage, so maybe
> some horror stories could sway them.
> As usual, I will summarize the responses.
I would think twice about giving any horror stories to them. This may
backfire and the result may be no permission for any kind of tower.
Just a thought -
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