So, anyway, there's this petition at change.org: Petition: Federal Communications Commission: Void antenna restrictions by homeowner's associations and developers | Change.org
Note that this is not just about putting up one of those 100' Texas Towers that would make most of us clutch the ground whimpering at the thought of climbing it to check a connection; no, this can be about as little as putting up a simple 15' whip antenna. During the Sunday night net I have to sit on my front porch and use my handy-talkie*, because I can't have an actual "radio shack" inside?
Well, when I'm out doing my windshield survey after the Big One, I may forget your block...
*Or in the car, in the driveway, if I have a mobile installation. The principle still applies.