Planning and Inspections

PWSF Info

Personal Wireless Service Facilities

The City of El Paso classifies cell phone towers as personal wireless service facilities and regulates them under section 20.10.455 of the city's municipal code.


Click the image above for an overview of the new application process.

Review Timelines

The chart below lists the criteria that will be used for the 60, 90, and 150 day review (as applicable) for a PWSF application. The City will be required to complete all necessary public hearings and issue all permits necessary to act on the application within the applicable time periods.

60 DAY REVIEW - PROJECTS WHICH DO NOT RESULT IN ANY SUBSTANTIAL INCREASE IN PHYSICAL DIMENSIONS OF EXISTING WIRELESS TOWER OR BASE STATION

TOWERS

NON-TOWER STRUCTURES

90 Day Review - Projects which do not involve a substantial increase in the size of a tower

150 Day Review - All Others

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