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Approved by OMB 3060-0027
September 2014
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(REFERENCE COPY - Not for submission)Channel Substitution/Community of License Change

File Number:
0000130792
Submit Date:
01/08/2021
Call Sign:
KCTS-TV
Facility ID:
33749
FRN:
0001581917
State:
Washington
City:
SEATTLE
Service:
DTV
Purpose:
Rule Making
Status:
Pending
Status Date:
01/08/2021
Filing Status:
Active


General Information

Section Question Response
Attachments Are attachments (other than associated schedules) being filed with this application? Yes

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

Cascade Public Media

Doing Business As: Cascade Public Media

Rob Dunlop

401 MERCER STREET

SEATTLE, WA 98109

United States

+1 (206) 728-6463 RDunlop@kcts9.org Not-for-Profit

Authorization Holder Name

Contact Representatives (4)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

AMY JOLLEY

Cascade Public Media

401 Mercer St.

Seattle, WA 98109

United States

+1 (206) 728-6463 ajolley@kcts9.org Legal Representative

Benjamin J. Lambiotte

FCC Counsel

Foster Garvey PC

1000 Potomac Street, NW

Suite 200

Washington, DC 20007-3501

United States

+1 (202) 298-2525 benjamin.lambiotte@foster.com Legal Representative

JABRAN SOUBEIH

Vice President of Engineering and Technology

Cascade Public Media

401 MERCER STREET

SEATTLE, WA 98109

United States

+1 (206) 728-6463 jsoubeih@kcts9.org Technical Representative

Melodie A. Virtue

FCC Counsel

Foster Garvey PC

1000 Potomac Street, NW

Suite 200

Washington, DC 20007

United States

+1 (202) 298-2527 melodie.virtue@foster.com Legal Representative

Channel and Facility Information

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Section Question Response
Proposed Community of License Facility ID 33749
State Washington
City SEATTLE
DTV Channel 17
Designated Market Area SEATTLE-TACOMA
Zone Zone 2

Antenna Location Data

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Section Question Response
Antenna Structure Registration Do you have an FCC Antenna Structure Registration (ASR) Number? Yes
ASR Number 1032916
Coordinates (NAD83) Latitude 47° 36' 57.0" N+
Longitude 122° 18' 32.0" W-
Structure Type GTOWER-Guyed Structure Used for Communication Purposes
Overall Structure Height 181.1 meters
Support Structure Height 152.4 meters
Ground Elevation (AMSL) 125.0 meters
Antenna Data Height of Radiation Center Above Ground Level 159.9 meters
Height of Radiation Center Above Average Terrain 249 meters
Height of Radiation Center Above Mean Sea Level 284.9 meters
Effective Radiated Power 1000 kW

Antenna Technical Data

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Section Question Response
Antenna Type Antenna Type Directional Custom
Do you have an Antenna ID? No
Antenna ID 1007756
Antenna Manufacturer and Model Manufacturer: DIE
Model TFU-20ETT/VP-R CT140
Rotation 0 degrees
Electrical Beam Tilt 1
Mechanical Beam Tilt Not Applicable
toward azimuth
Polarization Elliptical
DTV and DTS: Elevation Pattern Does the proposed antenna propose elevation radiation patterns that vary with azimuth for reasons other than the use of mechanical beam tilt? No
Uploaded file for elevation antenna (or radiation) pattern data

Directional Antenna Relative Field Values (Pre-rotated Pattern)

DegreeValueDegreeValueDegreeValueDegreeValue
0.610.960.980.45
0.790.970.980.55
0.880.9750.980.64
0.90.980.980.64
0.910.980.920.55
0.920.9850.830.4
0.9310.720.28
0.940.9850.60.305
0.950.980.480.42

Additional Azimuths

Degree VA

Certification

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Section Question Response
General Certification Statements The Applicant waives any claim to the use of any particular frequency or of the electromagnetic spectrum as against the regulatory power of the United States because of the previous use of the same, whether by authorization or otherwise, and requests an Authorization in accordance with this application (See Section 304 of the Communications Act of 1934, as amended.).
The Applicant certifies that neither the Applicant nor any other party to the application is subject to a denial of Federal benefits pursuant to §5301 of the Anti-Drug Abuse Act of 1988, 21 U.S.C. §862, because of a conviction for possession or distribution of a controlled substance. This certification does not apply to applications filed in services exempted under §1.2002(c) of the rules, 47 CFR . See §1.2002(b) of the rules, 47 CFR §1.2002(b), for the definition of "party to the application" as used in this certification §1.2002(c). The Applicant certifies that all statements made in this application and in the exhibits, attachments, or documents incorporated by reference are material, are part of this application, and are true, complete, correct, and made in good faith.
Authorized Party to Sign

FAILURE TO SIGN THIS APPLICATION MAY RESULT IN DISMISSAL OF THE APPLICATION AND FORFEITURE OF ANY FEES PAID

Upon grant of this application, the Authorization Holder may be subject to certain construction or coverage requirements. Failure to meet the construction or coverage requirements will result in automatic cancellation of the Authorization. Consult appropriate FCC regulations to determine the construction or coverage requirements that apply to the type of Authorization requested in this application.

WILLFUL FALSE STATEMENTS MADE ON THIS FORM OR ANY ATTACHMENTS ARE PUNISHABLE BY FINE AND/OR IMPRISONMENT (U.S. Code, Title 18, §1001) AND/OR REVOCATION OF ANY STATION AUTHORIZATION (U.S. Code, Title 47, §312(a)(1)), AND/OR FORFEITURE (U.S. Code, Title 47, §503).

I certify that this application includes all required and relevant attachments. Yes
I declare, under penalty of perjury, that I am an authorized representative of the above-named applicant for the Authorization(s) specified above.

Robert I. Dunlop

President and CEO


01/08/2021

Attachments

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File Name Uploaded By Attachment Type Description
FINAL KCTS-TV Channel Substitution Rulemaking Petition.pdf Applicant All Purpose Petition
KCTS Engineeering Statement .pdf Applicant All Purpose Engineering Statement