Tell Wisconsin Leaders: Fast Track 5G Wireless NOW
Right now, our elected officials in Madison are considering bill SB239/AB234, which could shape the future of ultra-fast 5G wireless service for our community, particularly in Milwaukee. If you want 5G here in Milwaukee, your voice right now is critical.
What would 5G look like? Lightning-fast mobile connectivity — eventually up to 20 times faster than 4G. And staggering network capacity — imagine sharing crystal clear video from the middle of a sold-out Fiserv Forum. But 5G isn't just the next "G" in your phone — it's a societal game-changer on par with the advent of electric power a century ago.
And just like a century ago, 5G's greatest breakthroughs have yet to be imagined.
But to make 5G a reality, and make Milwaukee a national "Smart City" leader, particularly in advance of the 2020 Democratic National Convention our city is hosting, our elected leaders need to know there's widespread public support.
Tell elected officials in Madison to fast-track the 5G rollout now and vote YES on bill SB239/AB234. This will open up new ways for our community to live, learn, work, and play.
Dear Governor Tony Evers,
As a local community member, I'm writing to urge you to fast track the 5G network for Milwaukee. The benefits to people who live and work in our city, to local businesses and to the entire community are too great to let municipal delays get in the way: - 5G will supercharge local job growth
— With the potential to attract new businesses, it's estimated 5G will create some 3 million jobs across communities that build 5G and inject $500 billion into the national economy. - 5G will improve city services, transportation and public safety
— First responders could coordinate faster, sharing vital emergency information in real-time. Smart pavement and traffic lights could cut congestion. We may even see safer streets and neighborhoods thanks to better security monitoring and smart lighting. - 5G will lower health care costs while elevating care
— Raising the potential of virtual healthcare to new levels, and making remote care even more effective and accessible to those who need it most. - 5G will make sure Milwaukee is prepared to handle the 2020 Democratic National Convention.
This is your chance not only to deliver for your constituents, but to demonstrate thought leadership and be part of transforming our region into a national 5G leader. Please do whatever you can to help accelerate the 5G rollout for Milwaukee!