Missing the Tower for the TreesCheck out the accompanying photo of the "tree." It looks kinda goofy but at least it ought to satisfy the whining nimbys* out there.
Cellular Firms Want Strong Signals but Not Eyesores
By Arshad Mohammed, Washington Post Staff Writer
It's tough to spot, but there is a pine tree in Great Falls Park that's a little taller and fatter than most of the others in the dense forest.
The tree -- with a steel trunk, rubber bark and plastic needles -- is actually a cellphone tower in disguise, bolted to a concrete base and surrounded by a chain-link fence topped with barbed wire. (link)
* Not In My Backyard.