Category: New Cell Site Active

Verizon adds 3 more cells sites in the Reno area since July, relocates one

Filed under: New Cell Site Active,Verizon Wireless - Oct 30 2016

Verizon has launched three new cell sites since July and relocated one due to road construction. The new sites include:

  • Lemmon Valley – next to the water tower off Patrician Drive
  • Wooster High School – replacing one off the light poles on the football field
  • Summit Mall – a monopine located at a self-storage facility behind the mall

In Sparks, a cell site near Pyramid Way and Queen Way was relocated to a new church tower to the east due to the construction and widening of Pyramid Way.

Verizon Wireless continues to add new cell sites in the Reno area

Filed under: New Cell Site Active,Verizon Wireless - Jul 28 2016

Verizon Wireless continues to outpace other wireless carriers in the construction of new cell sites in the Reno area. Since February 2015, Verizon has added 4 new cell sites:

  • McCarran & Neil – atop the office building across from Meadowood Mall
  • East Lincoln & Howard, Sparks – a monopole near the Sparks Marina
  • Greenbrae Shopping Center, Sparks – a monopine behind the Post Office
  • Las Brisas Blvd. near N. McCarran – a monopine near the NV Energy power substation

Verizon currently has at least 7 additional cell sites in the planning, permitting or construction process.

T-Mobile adds new cell site near South Virginia & Patriot

Filed under: New Cell Site Active,T-Mobile - Jan 01 2016

T-Mobile has added a new cell site near South Virginia Street & Patriot Blvd. The site is co-located on an existing monopole which is also occupied by Sprint.

Verizon adds 6 cell sites in the Reno area during the past year

Filed under: New Cell Site Active,Verizon Wireless - Feb 23 2015

Verizon recently completed construction on 6 new cell sites in the Reno area, mainly improving coverage in existing coverage areas. Those sites include:

  • Mately Lane – Co-located on a tower with other wireless carriers near the intersection of Mill Street and Terminal Way
  • Montello & 7th – Co-located on a tower with other wireless carriers near the intersection of Sutro and 6th Street
  • Moya Blvd. & Lear Blvd. – New monopine in the Stead industrial area
  • N. Virginia & W. Golden Valley Rd. – New monopole near the Raleigh Heights subdivision
  • Pyramid Lake Hwy & Sha Neva Rd. – New 100′ monopole covering the north part of Spanish Springs
  • S. Virginia & California Ave. – atop the Ponderosa Hotel

New Verizon cell site near Mill & Edison is active

Filed under: CARRIERS,New Cell Site Active,Verizon Wireless - Jan 01 2014

Verizon recently added a cell site near Mill Street and Edison Way in Reno.

Verizon Mill at Edison

Photo courtesy K. Albright

New Verizon cellsite near Glendale & Industrial active

Filed under: New Cell Site Active,Verizon Wireless - Feb 02 2013

cell site - Glendale & IndustrialVerizon Wireless recently activated a new cell site near the intersection of Glendale Avenue and Industrial Way in Sparks. The new cell site has antennas co-located on a pre-existing monopole with Nextel and Sprint.

AT&T launches LTE, T-Mobile launches faster data network in Reno area

Filed under: at&t,New Cell Site Active,Wireless data - Dec 14 2012

Reports on our Twitter feed indicate that AT&T launched its LTE high-speed data network this week in most areas of Reno, with download speeds reported up to 57 Mbps. The Reno Gazette-Journal also reports that T-Mobile has launched enhanced coverage and speeds to its data network.

See the RGJ article for more details.

New Verizon Cell site in Sun Valley

Filed under: New Cell Site Active,Verizon Wireless - Jul 23 2012

Verizon Wireless recently completed a new cell site in Sun Valley, located at the “Sun Valley” clock tower at Sun Valley Blvd. and E Gepford Pkwy. The tower was previously occupied only by Sprint. Verizon added antennas below Sprint’s.

New Verizon Wireless cell site at Reed High School football field

Filed under: New Cell Site Active,Verizon Wireless - Jul 18 2012

Verizon Wireless recently completed a new cell site in Sparks at Reed High School’s football field, located next to Sparks Blvd. near Baring Blvd.

New Verizon Cell Site on University of Nevada, Reno campus

Filed under: New Cell Site Active,Verizon Wireless - Apr 19 2012

Verizon Wireless has recently installed a new cell site on the University of Nevada, Reno campus. The cell site is located atop the William J. Raggio / College of Education Building.

Verizon Wireless University of Nevada, Reno cell site - William J. Raggio Building

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