This new law signed by Gov. Rauner will help bring the latest small cell technology – and big economic benefits – to Illinois.
It will bring faster wireless internet connections while paving the way for technologies like 5G and future developments in technologies such as smart cities and new the Internet of Things (IoT) .
In addition, according to research from Accenture Strategy, the new law could l help bring as many as 100,000 jobs and an estimated $8.9 billion in investment to Illinois over seven years with full 5G deployment and additional innovations.
Thank you very much for supporting SB 1451. AT&T looks forward to continuing to make Illinois a leader in wireless technology.