Cell towers are a hot topic when it comes to possible side effects on health. Three cell tower applications by Rogers Communications have sent West Vancouverites to city hall in protest. But should the public really be concerned? Vancouver Coastal Health, along with Health Canada and scientific studies from around the world has reassured the public that any radiation from the towers is not powerful enough to have an impact. Have your say; take the poll at nsnews.com.
Mark Hong North Vancouver
"I'm not worried. I'm from Singapore, we have cellphone towers and it's never been reported in local newspapers."
Will Wakelin North Vancouver
"I think there's a lot more important things to worry about than can possibly be coming off of towers."
David Williams East Vancouver
"No, I just think it's not powerful enough."
Jared Ewart Squamish
"Based on low levels of radiation, I wouldn't be too worried."
Maureen Cosgrove North Vancouver
"It doesn't worry me because there are a lot of other things to worry about in life."
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