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FCC Form 399: Incentive Auction Relocation Reimbursement Fund System

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(REFERENCE COPY - Not for submission)FCC Form 399: Incentive Auction Relocation Reimbursement Fund System

File Number:
0000028360
FRN:
0002860179
Facility ID:
10802
Repack Channel:
47 (UHF)
Entity:
Broadcaster
Filing Status:
Submitted
Date Submitted:
11/28/2018

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

WINDOW TO THE WORLD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.

Doing Business As: WINDOW TO THE WORLD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.

Eshed Halpern

5400 NORTH ST. LOUIS AVE

CHICAGO, IL 60625

United States

+1 (773) 509-5412 ehalpern@wttw.com Not-for-Profit

Reimbursement Contact Information

Reimbursement Contact Name and Information

Applicant Address Phone Email

[Confidential]

 

 

 


Preparer Contact Information

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Preparer Contact Name and Information

Applicant Address Phone Email

Mike Tompary

Window to the World Communications, Inc.

5400 N. St. Louis Ave

Chicago, IL 60625

United States

+1 (773) 509-2460 mtompary@wttw.com

Broadcaster Information and Transition Plan

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Question Response
Will the station be sharing equipment with another broadcast television station or stations (e.g., a shared antenna, co-location on a tower, use of the same transmitter room, multiple transmitters feeding a combiner, etc.)? If yes, enter the facility ID's of the other stations and click 'prefill' to download those stations' licensing information. Yes
Briefly describe transition plan Replace aux transmitter with new transmitter and place on air. Replace main transmitter and antenna and place on air at end of phase six. Reconfigure aux and antenna and place into standby.

Transmitters

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Section Question Response
Transmitter Related Expenses Do you have transmitter related expenses? Yes

Auxiliary Transmitter

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Existing Transmitter Information

Section Question Response
Existing Transmitter Description Type of change Purchase New
Use Auxiliary (Backup)
Description of Use For backup if main transmitter fails
Ownership Owned
Owner  
Site  
Is this transmitter currently shared with another station? No
Is this transmitter currently in operating condition? Yes
Existing Transmitter Manufacturer and Type Manufacturer
Model Sigma CD Diamond Drive
Year 2001
Type Inductive Output Tube
IOT Power Type Single
Description  
Power capacity 24 kw
Solid State Cooling  
Solid State Power Capacity  
Other Transmitter Type  

Auxiliary Transmitter

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New Transmitter Costs

Section Question Response
New Transmitter Use Auxiliary (Backup)
Description of Use Use as backup to Main transmitter
Change Type Purchase New
Is this a request for upgraded equipment? No
Manufacturer
Model ULXTED-20
Transmitter Type Solid state
IOT Power Type  
Other  
Power capacity  
Solid State Cooling Liquid
Solid State Power Capacity 10.8 kw
Other Transmitter Type  
Justification for New Transmitter Due to channel reassignment need lower power transmitter and new exciters.

Auxiliary Transmitter

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Other Transmitter Costs

Section Question Response
Electrical Service Service Entrance (3 phases 800A 208V) No
Switchgear (industrial 800 amp) No
Transformer (480V) No
Power
Rigid Conduit and Wiring No
Size
Length
Other Electrical Service No
Description  
HVAC Service Does the replacement transmitter require HVAC Service? No
Type
Size
Other Size  
Transmitter Building Addition/Modification or Leasehold Improvement Does the Transmitter Building require an addition, modification, other leashold improvement? No
Size
Channel 14 Costs Is an RF Consulting Engineer needed?
Is a channel 14 Mask Filer needed?
Is additional field engineering time needed?
Number of Days  

Auxiliary Transmitter

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Other Transmitter Cost Not Listed

Information not provided.

Primary Transmitter

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Existing Transmitter Information

Section Question Response
Existing Transmitter Description Type of change Purchase New
Use Primary (Main)
Description of Use  
Ownership Owned
Owner  
Site  
Is this transmitter currently shared with another station? No
Is this transmitter currently in operating condition? Yes
Existing Transmitter Manufacturer and Type Manufacturer
Model Sigma CD Diamond Drive
Year 2001
Type Inductive Output Tube
IOT Power Type Single
Description  
Power capacity 24 kw
Solid State Cooling  
Solid State Power Capacity  
Other Transmitter Type  

Primary Transmitter

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New Transmitter Costs

Section Question Response
New Transmitter Use Primary (Main)
Description of Use  
Change Type Purchase New
Is this a request for upgraded equipment? Yes
Manufacturer
Model ULXTED-20
Transmitter Type Solid state
IOT Power Type  
Other  
Power capacity  
Solid State Cooling Liquid
Solid State Power Capacity 10.8 kw
Other Transmitter Type  
Justification for New Transmitter Due to channel reassignment need lower power transmitter and new exciters.

Primary Transmitter

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Other Transmitter Costs

Section Question Response
Electrical Service Service Entrance (3 phases 800A 208V) No
Switchgear (industrial 800 amp) No
Transformer (480V) No
Power
Rigid Conduit and Wiring No
Size
Length
Other Electrical Service Yes
Description Electricans to remove old equipment and install new equipment. Relocate or remove and reinstall all electric work. To remove existing and hang new transmission line. To remove offsite all old equipment.
HVAC Service Does the replacement transmitter require HVAC Service? No
Type
Size
Other Size  
Transmitter Building Addition/Modification or Leasehold Improvement Does the Transmitter Building require an addition, modification, other leashold improvement? No
Size
Channel 14 Costs Is an RF Consulting Engineer needed?
Is a channel 14 Mask Filer needed?
Is additional field engineering time needed?
Number of Days  

Primary Transmitter

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Other Transmitter Cost Not Listed

Name Description

Great Lakes Plumbing

GL Plumbing to connect cooling system to building water

S and H

Shipping and Handling

Antennas

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Section Question Response
Antenna Related Expenses Do you have antenna related expenses? Yes

Auxiliary Antenna

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Existing Antenna Information

Section Question Response
Existing Antenna Description Type of change Retune Existing
Antenna Use Auxiliary (Backup)
Description of Use Used as backup if main antenna fails
Ownership Owned
Owner N/A
Site N/A
Is the existing antenna shared with another station or stations? Yes
Is the existing antenna directional? Yes
Is antenna in operating condition? Yes
Is antenna located on or in close proximity to an antenna farm? Yes
Existing Antenna Manufacturer and Type Class Full Power
Mounting Side-mount
Antenna position in stack Middle
Polarization Horizontal
Type Broadband Panel
Number of Stations Supported 7
Number of Panels 8
Design power capacity in use 100.0 %
Lower Limit 470.00 MHz
Upper Limit 700.00 MHz
Other Antenna Type N/A
ERP: 300.00 kW
Manufacturer RFS
Model PHP24C
Year 2004

Facility ID's and Call Signs of all stations with whom the antenna is shared.

Facility ID Call Sign
10981 WCPX-TV
22211 WFLD
32334 WJYS
47905 WMAQ-TV
71428 WCIU-TV
72115 WGN-TV

Auxiliary Antenna

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Adjustment to Existing Antenna

Section Question Response
Sweep Test of Existing Antenna Do you need a sweep test of existing antenna? Yes

Auxiliary Antenna

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Other Antenna Costs

Section Question Response
Combiner for Shared Antenna Do you need a Combiner for a Shared Antenna? No
Type
Number of channels supported N/A
Frequencies of channels supported N/A
Frequency

Auxiliary Antenna

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Other Antenna Cost Not Listed

Information not provided.

Primary Antenna

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Existing Antenna Information

Section Question Response
Existing Antenna Description Type of change Purchase New
Antenna Use Primary (Main)
Description of Use N/A
Ownership Owned
Owner N/A
Site N/A
Is the existing antenna shared with another station or stations? No
Is the existing antenna directional? Yes
Is antenna in operating condition? Yes
Is antenna located on or in close proximity to an antenna farm? Yes
Existing Antenna Manufacturer and Type Class Full Power
Mounting Side-mount
Antenna position in stack Middle
Polarization Horizontal
Type Slotted coaxial
Number of Stations Supported N/A
Number of Panels N/A
Design power capacity in use N/A
Lower Limit N/A
Upper Limit N/A
Other Antenna Type N/A
ERP: 300.00 kW
Manufacturer
Model ATW13H4 - HSC1 - 47S
Year 2001

Primary Antenna

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New Antenna Costs

Section Question Response
New Antenna Description Use Primary (Main)
Description of Use N/A
Change Type Purchase New
Is this a request for upgraded equipment? No
Ownership Owned
Owner N/A
Is antenna shared? Yes
Is antenna directional? Yes
Will antenna be located on or in close proximity to an antenna farm? Yes
New Antenna Manufacturer and Type Class Full Power
Mounting Side-mount
Antenna position in stack Middle
Polarization Elliptical
Type Broadband Panel
Number of Stations Supported 2
Number of Panels/Bays 24
Lower Limit 488.00 MHz
Upper Limit 608.00 MHz
Design power capacity in use 100.0 %
Other Antenna Type N/A
ERP: 193.00 kW
Manufacturer
Model PEPL24C
Year 2017
Justification for New Antenna Channel reassignment from repack

Primary Antenna

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Other Antenna Costs

Section Question Response
Combiner for Shared Antenna Do you need a Combiner for a Shared Antenna? Yes
Type New
Number of channels supported 2
Frequencies of channels supported upper and lower frequency
Frequency 488.0 MHz - 608.0 MHz
Do you need a combiner output splitter/switcher for dual feed lines? No
Elbow Complex Do you require the separate purchase of the Elbow Complex? No
Broadband or Single Channel? N/A
Feed Line Size N/A
Side Mount Brackets Do you require the separate purchase of side mount brackets for a high power antenna? Yes
Pattern Scatter Analysis Do you require separate purchase of pattern scatter analysis for a side mount high or medium power antenna? Yes
Sweep Test Do you require the sweep testing of transmission line and antenna? Yes

Primary Antenna

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Other Antenna Cost Not Listed

Name Description

Transmission Line

See Willis Tower Preliminary Budget Overview WEST Tower RFS Antenna/Combiner System

Tower Modifications

See Willis Tower Preliminary Budget Overview WEST Tower RFS Antenna/Combiner System

Combiner Installation and Commissioning

See Willis Tower Preliminary Budget Overview WEST Tower RFS Antenna/Combiner System

Transmission Line Mounts

See Willis Tower Preliminary Budget Overview WEST Tower RFS Antenna/Combiner System

Antenna Delivery to Willis

See Willis Tower Preliminary Budget Overview WEST Tower RFS Antenna/Combiner System

Transmission Line Installation

See Willis Tower Preliminary Budget Overview WEST Tower RFS Antenna/Combiner System

Antenna Freight

See Willis Tower Preliminary Budget Overview WEST Tower RFS Antenna/Combiner System

Antenna Installation and Commissioning

See Willis Tower Preliminary Budget Overview WEST Tower RFS Antenna/Combiner System

Antenna Mounts

See Willis Tower Preliminary Budget Overview WEST Tower RFS Antenna/Combiner System

Structional Engineering

See Willis Tower Preliminary Budget Overview WEST Tower RFS Antenna/Combiner System

Combiner Delivery to Willis

See Willis Tower Preliminary Budget Overview WEST Tower RFS Antenna/Combiner System

Radome Modifications

See Willis Tower Preliminary Budget Overview WEST Tower RFS Antenna/Combiner System

Combiner Freight

See Willis Tower Preliminary Budget Overview WEST Tower RFS Antenna/Combiner System

Combiner Module

See Willis Tower Preliminary Budget Overview WEST Tower RFS Antenna/Combiner System

Combiner Room Construction

See Willis Tower Preliminary Budget Overview WEST Tower RFS Antenna/Combiner System

Combiner Spine

See Willis Tower Preliminary Budget Overview WEST Tower RFS Antenna/Combiner System

Equipment Storage

See Willis Tower Preliminary Budget Overview WEST Tower RFS Antenna/Combiner System

Internal Transmission Line

See Willis Tower Preliminary Budget Overview WEST Tower RFS Antenna/Combiner System

Outside Project Management

See Willis Tower Preliminary Budget Overview WEST Tower RFS Antenna/Combiner System

Permitting

See Willis Tower Preliminary Budget Overview WEST Tower RFS Antenna/Combiner System

RF Safety Coordination

See Willis Tower Preliminary Budget Overview WEST Tower RFS Antenna/Combiner System

RFR Measurements

See Willis Tower Preliminary Budget Overview WEST Tower RFS Antenna/Combiner System

Transmission Line

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Section Question Response
Transmission Line Related Expenses Do you have transmission line related expenses? Yes

Auxiliary Transmission Line

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Existing Transmission Line

Section Question Response
Existing Transmission Line Description Type of change Purchase New
Use Auxiliary (Backup)
Description of Use Use if main line fails
Ownership Owned
Owner N/A
Site N/A
Is the existing transmission line shared with another station or stations? No
Is Transmission Line in operating condition? Yes
Existing Transmission Line Manufacturer and Type Manufacturer
Type Rigid
Diameter 4 1/16 inches
Segment Length 20'
Other Segment Length
Number of parallel runs 1
Length 100 feet per run

Auxiliary Transmission Line

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New Transmission Line

Section Question Response
New Transmission Line Costs Use Auxiliary (Backup)
Description of Use Use if main fails
Change Type Purchase New
Is this a request for upgraded equipment? No
Type Rigid
Diameter 6 1/8 inches
Segment Length 20'
Other Segment Length
Number of parallel runs 1
Length 100 feet per run
Justification for New Transmission Line Additional power to antenna. See exhibit attached page 6

Auxiliary Transmission Line

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Other Transmission Line Expenses Not Listed

Name Description

Electrican Hanging

Electrician to hang and remove old transmission lines.

Primary Transmission Line

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Existing Transmission Line

Section Question Response
Existing Transmission Line Description Type of change Purchase New
Use Primary (Main)
Description of Use N/A
Ownership Owned
Owner N/A
Site N/A
Is the existing transmission line shared with another station or stations? No
Is Transmission Line in operating condition? Yes
Existing Transmission Line Manufacturer and Type Manufacturer
Type Rigid
Diameter 4 1/16 inches
Segment Length 20'
Other Segment Length
Number of parallel runs 1
Length 100 feet per run

Primary Transmission Line

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New Transmission Line

Section Question Response
New Transmission Line Costs Use Primary (Main)
Description of Use N/A
Change Type Purchase New
Is this a request for upgraded equipment? No
Type Rigid
Diameter 6 1/8 inches
Segment Length 20'
Other Segment Length
Number of parallel runs 1
Length 100 feet per run
Justification for New Transmission Line Additional power to antenna. See exhibit attached page 6

Primary Transmission Line

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Other Transmission Line Expenses Not Listed

Name Description

Electrican Hanging

Electrician to hang and remove old transmission line

Tower Equipment And Rigging Costs

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Section Question Response
Tower Equipment or Rigging Costs Changes Do you have tower equipment or rigging costs changes? Yes

Primary Tower

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Existing Tower

Section Question Response
Existing Tower Description Type of change Modify Existing
Tower Use Primary (Main)
Description of Use N/A
Ownership Leased
Is this tower consider Complex? Located on Building
Is this tower currently shared with any other stations? Yes
One or more FM, AM or TV radio broadcaster(s) Yes
Others Types of Users No
Is tower documented for structural analysis? Yes
Is tower compliant with Rev G? Yes
Existing Tower Structure Registration Do you have a tower registration number? Yes
ASR Number 1032959
Coordinates (NAD83) Latitude (NAD83) 41° 52' 44.1" N-
Longitude (NAD83) 087° 38' 10.2" W-
Overall Structure Height 1729.97 feet
Support Structure Height 1435.35 feet
Ground Elevation Above Mean Sea Level (AMSL) 595.14 feet
Structure Type BTWR - Building with Tower
Tower Owner 233 Broadcast, LLC
Date Constructed 01/01/2002

FM, AM or TV radio broadcasters. Facility ID's, Call Signs and Services of other broadcast stations with whom the tower is shared

Facility ID Call Sign Service
73228 WLS-FM FM
71283 WCFS-FM FM
51165 WGCI-FM FM
71425 WWME-CD DTV
73226 WLS-TV DTV
74178 WKSC-FM FM
10981 WCPX-TV DTV
10801 WFMT FM
53971 WEBG FM
70119 WSNS-TV DTV
6377 WTMX FM
48772 WPWR-TV DTV
9613 WBBM-FM FM
168662 WMEU-CD DTV
66978 WEDE-CD DTV
32334 WJYS DTV
28621 WBMX FM
22211 WFLD DTV
47906 KNBC DTV
71428 WCIU-TV DTV
10802 WTTW DTV
72115 WGN-TV DTV
9617 WBBM-TV DTV
70042 WLIT-FM FM

Primary Tower

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Tower Modification Costs

Section Question Response
Engineering Study Please what type of engineering study is required, if any: No study needed
Tower Reinforcements Please select whether tower reinforcements are needed: Major Reinforcements needed

Primary Tower

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Tower Rigging Costs

Section Question Response
Tower Rigging Costs Complex Tower Located on Building
Helicopter Services Required Are helicopter services required? Yes

Primary Tower

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Other Tower Expenses Not Listed

Name Description

Willis Tower Project Management

Willis Tower Project Management

WTTW T L Removal RF Safety Coordination

RF safety coordination during line removal to shaft

WTTW T L Removal to 100 in smoke shaft

Removal of line in shaft from 109 to 100.

WTTW Antenna Removal RF Safety Coordination

Antenna Removal RF Safety Coordination

WTTW Antenna Removal Engineering

Antenna Removal Engineering

WTTW Antenna Removal

Helicopter not required. Estimated 4 nights.

WTTW Transmission Line Removal to Smoke Shaft

Estimated 5 nights of work to complete.

SW Pole Decommission Preparation Work

Estimated 10 nights of work for preparation.

SW Pole Decommission Engineering

Pole Decommission Engineering

SW Pole Material Removal and Disposal

Removal and disposal of remaining SW pole material

SW Pole Decommission Prep. Work RF Safety Coord.

RF safety coordination for SW pole decom. prep work

Auxiliary Tower

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Existing Tower

Section Question Response
Existing Tower Description Type of change Modify Existing
Tower Use Auxiliary (Backup)
Description of Use Use if main tower fails
Ownership Leased
Is this tower consider Complex? Located on Building
Is this tower currently shared with any other stations? Yes
One or more FM, AM or TV radio broadcaster(s) Yes
Others Types of Users No
Is tower documented for structural analysis? Yes
Is tower compliant with Rev G? Yes
Existing Tower Structure Registration Do you have a tower registration number? Yes
ASR Number 1032960
Coordinates (NAD83) Latitude (NAD83) 41° 52' 44.0" N-
Longitude (NAD83) 087° 38' 08.0" W-
Overall Structure Height 1722.09 feet
Support Structure Height 1435.35 feet
Ground Elevation Above Mean Sea Level (AMSL) 595.14 feet
Structure Type BMAST - Building with Mast
Tower Owner 233 Broadcast, LLC
Date Constructed 09/30/2012

FM, AM or TV radio broadcasters. Facility ID's, Call Signs and Services of other broadcast stations with whom the tower is shared

Facility ID Call Sign Service
168662 WMEU-CD DTV
71428 WCIU-TV DTV
71425 WWME-CD DTV
48772 WPWR-TV DTV
47906 KNBC DTV
74178 WKSC-FM FM
22211 WFLD DTV
9617 WBBM-TV DTV
9613 WBBM-FM FM
66978 WEDE-CD DTV
73226 WLS-TV DTV
70119 WSNS-TV DTV
73228 WLS-FM FM
6377 WTMX FM
10981 WCPX-TV DTV
70042 WLIT-FM FM
10802 WTTW DTV
51165 WGCI-FM FM
10801 WFMT FM
28621 WBMX FM
32334 WJYS DTV
72115 WGN-TV DTV
71283 WCFS-FM FM
53971 WEBG FM

Auxiliary Tower

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Tower Modification Costs

Section Question Response
Engineering Study Please what type of engineering study is required, if any: No study needed
Tower Reinforcements Please select whether tower reinforcements are needed: Major Reinforcements needed

Auxiliary Tower

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Tower Rigging Costs

Section Question Response
Tower Rigging Costs Complex Tower Located on Building
Helicopter Services Required Are helicopter services required? No

Auxiliary Tower

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Other Tower Expenses Not Listed

Information not provided.

Outside Professional Services Costs

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Section Question Response
Outside Project Management Services Do you require outside project management services? Yes
Number of Hours 500
Explanation Outside services, such as legal, engineering, consultant.
Outside RF consulting Engineering Services Perform engineering study for new channel assignment and antenna development No
Prepare engineering section of Form FCC Construction Permit Application No
For Auxiliary Facility N/A
For Main Facility N/A
Prepare engineering section of Form FCC License to Cover Application No
For Auxiliary Facility N/A
For Main Facility N/A
Prepare request for Special Temporary Authority No
Quantity N/A
Do you have Distributed Transmission System engineering services? N/A
Critical Facility N/A
Terrain-Shielded Facility N/A
Attorney and Other Outside Consulting Services Prepare and file Form FCC Construction Permit Application No
For Auxiliary Facility N/A
For Main Facility N/A
Prepare and file Form FCC License to Cover Application Yes
For Auxiliary Facility Yes
For Main Facility Yes
Prepare request for Special Temporary Authority No
Quantity N/A
NEPA Section 106 environmental review No
Environmental Assessment No
ASR Modification No
FAA Consultation (including preparation of FAA Form 7460) No
Negotiation of Lease and other Matter for Shared Locations No
Prepare or Review FCC Form 399 for Reimbursement Yes
Address transition timing and coordination issues w/ other stations and wireless providers No
RF Field Engineering Services Comprehensive coverage verification via field study No
RF exposure measurements Yes
Additional Field Engineering Service No
Number of Days N/A
Justification N/A

Outside Professional Services Costs

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Other Professional Services Expenses Not Listed

Information not provided.

Other Expenses

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Section Question Response
AM Pattern Disturbance Is an Impact Study needed? No
Is Remediation needed? No
Facility Expenses Name N/A
Other Distributed Transmission System Expenses Not listed N/A
Name N/A
Is Notification of a Medical Facility required as a result of DTV broadcasting? No
Permit and Filing Costs Local Zoning No
Non-zoning permits No
BLM or NFS Coordination No
FCC Construction Permit Minor Change Yes
FCC License to Cover Application No
FCC Special Temporary Authority Application No
Other Miscellaneous Expenses Does this relocation require paying Disposal Costs (for equipment and other waste, net of any salvage value)? Yes
Does this relocation require Equipment Delivery or Handling Charges not otherwise included in individual item costs? No
Does this relocation require Equipment Storage? Yes
Does this relocation require the Development and Airing of an Announcement regarding an upcoming channel change? Yes
Does this relocation require MVPD Notification of a Channel Change? No

Other Expenses

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Other Expenses Not Listed

Information not provided.

Cost Information

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Transmitters

Where no predetermined cost estimate is available, any estimate provided will also become the predetermined cost (displayed in italics).
Description Predetermined
Cost Estimate
Estimated Cost Estimated Cost Justification Actual Cost Actual Cost Justification
Sub-total $1,184,200.00 $782,370.30 N/A $0.00 N/A
Total for all systems $4,845,705.60 $2,670,920.90 N/A $322,116.60 N/A
Primary Transmitter ULXTED-20 $702,700.00 $501,785.15 $0.00
Great Lakes Plumbing $35,000.00 $35,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Other Electrical Service: Electricans to remove old equipment and install new equipment. Relocate or remove and reinstall all electric work. To remove existing and hang new transmission line. To remove offsite all old equipment. $174,400.00 $174,400.00 N/A N/A N/A
UHF - Liquid Cooled Solid State Transmitter 8.2 - 13 kW $481,500.00 $280,585.15 N/A N/A N/A
S and H $11,800.00 $11,800.00 N/A N/A N/A
Auxiliary Transmitter ULXTED-20 $481,500.00 $280,585.15 $0.00
UHF - Liquid Cooled Solid State Transmitter 8.2 - 13 kW $481,500.00 $280,585.15 N/A N/A N/A

Components

Information not provided.

Cost Information

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Antennas

Where no predetermined cost estimate is available, any estimate provided will also become the predetermined cost (displayed in italics).
Description Predetermined
Cost Estimate
Estimated Cost Estimated Cost Justification Actual Cost Actual Cost Justification
Sub-total $1,346,120.60 $1,220,230.60 N/A $318,685.60 N/A
Total for all systems $4,845,705.60 $2,670,920.90 N/A $322,116.60 N/A
Primary Antenna PEPL24C $1,334,450.60 $1,220,230.60 $318,685.60
RFR Measurements $5,000.00 $5,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
RF Safety Coordination $75,000.00 $75,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Permitting $20,000.00 $20,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Outside Project Management $92,500.00 $92,500.00 N/A N/A N/A
Internal Transmission Line $75,000.00 $75,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Equipment Storage $1,000.00 $1,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Combiner Spine $20,000.00 $20,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Combiner Room Construction $45,000.00 $45,000.00 See Willis Tower Preliminary Budget Overview WEST Tower RFS Antenna/Combiner System N/A N/A
Combiner Module $60,980.00 $60,980.00 N/A $60,980.00 Price increases since the cost estimates were entered.
Combiner Freight $5,000.00 $5,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Radome Modifications $50,000.00 $50,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Combiner Delivery to Willis $10,000.00 $10,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Antenna Installation and Commissioning $16,482.50 $16,482.50 N/A N/A N/A
Antenna Freight $12,500.00 $12,500.00 N/A N/A N/A
Transmission Line Installation $75,000.00 $75,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Antenna Delivery to Willis $10,000.00 $10,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Tower Modifications $200,000.00 $200,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Pattern scatter analysis for side mount high/med power antennas (if not included in antenna base cost) $5,120.00 $0.00 N/A N/A N/A
Side mount brackets for high power antennas (if not included in antenna base cost) $22,550.00 $0.00 N/A N/A N/A
Combiner Installation and Commissioning $9,062.50 $9,062.50 N/A N/A N/A
Transmission Line Mounts $15,000.00 $15,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
UHF - High Power, Side Mount, broadband panel, 24 bay,, 193 kW input, directional,, elliptically or circularly polarized $120,862.50 $120,862.50 See Willis Tower Preliminary Budget Overview WEST Tower RFS Antenna/Combiner System $120,862.50 N/A
Sweep test of existing antenna $6,550.00 $0.00 N/A N/A N/A
New combiner, cost per channel (without antenna) $80,000.00 $0.00 N/A N/A N/A
Transmission Line $111,298.10 $111,298.10 N/A $111,298.10 N/A
Structional Engineering $150,000.00 $150,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Antenna Mounts $15,000.00 $15,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Combiner Commissioning $9,062.50 $9,062.50 ***System Notice: Estimate adjusted and locked because line has been superseded.*** $9,062.50 N/A
Antenna Commissioning $16,482.50 $16,482.50 ***System Notice: Estimate adjusted and locked because line has been superseded.*** $16,482.50 N/A
Auxiliary Antenna PHP24C $11,670.00 $0.00 $0.00
UHF – Broadband Panel, Side Mount Auxiliary/Interim, 300 horizontally polarized $0.00 $0.00 N/A N/A N/A
Sweep test of existing antenna $6,550.00 $0.00 N/A N/A N/A
Pattern scatter analysis for side mount high/med power antennas (if not included in antenna base cost) $5,120.00 $0.00 N/A N/A N/A

Components

Actual Information Description File Name
RFR Measurements Information not provided.
RF Safety Coordination Information not provided.
Permitting Information not provided.
Outside Project Management Information not provided.
Internal Transmission Line Information not provided.
Equipment Storage Information not provided.
Combiner Spine Information not provided.
Combiner Room Construction Information not provided.
Combiner Module

Component Description:
50% Combiner, Module from manufacturer quotation #20061310
Amount:
$60,980.00
Combiner Freight Information not provided.
Radome Modifications Information not provided.
Combiner Delivery to Willis Information not provided.
Antenna Installation and Commissioning Information not provided.
Antenna Freight Information not provided.
Transmission Line Installation Information not provided.
Antenna Delivery to Willis Information not provided.
Tower Modifications Information not provided.
Pattern scatter analysis for side mount high/med power antennas (if not included in antenna base cost) Information not provided.
Side mount brackets for high power antennas (if not included in antenna base cost) Information not provided.
Combiner Installation and Commissioning Information not provided.
Transmission Line Mounts Information not provided.
UHF - High Power, Side Mount, broadband panel, 24 bay,, 193 kW input, directional,, elliptically or circularly polarized

Component Description:
50% UHF High Power, Side Mount, Broadband panel, 24Bay 193kW input, Directional, Elliptically or circular polarized. Quotation #20061310
Amount:
$120,862.50
Sweep test of existing antenna Information not provided.
New combiner, cost per channel (without antenna) Information not provided.
Transmission Line

Component Description:
50% of various Transmission Line costs as indicated by line number on quotation #20061310
Amount:
$111,298.10
Structional Engineering Information not provided.
Antenna Mounts Information not provided.
Combiner Commissioning

Component Description:
50% Combiner Commissioning
Amount:
$9,062.50
Antenna Commissioning

Component Description:
50% Antenna Commissioning
Amount:
$16,482.50
UHF – Broadband Panel, Side Mount Auxiliary/Interim, 300 horizontally polarized Information not provided.
Sweep test of existing antenna Information not provided.
Pattern scatter analysis for side mount high/med power antennas (if not included in antenna base cost) Information not provided.

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Transmission Line

Where no predetermined cost estimate is available, any estimate provided will also become the predetermined cost (displayed in italics).
Description Predetermined
Cost Estimate
Estimated Cost Estimated Cost Justification Actual Cost Actual Cost Justification
Sub-total $59,400.00 $58,000.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Total for all systems $4,845,705.60 $2,670,920.90 N/A $322,116.60 N/A
Primary Transmission Line $29,700.00 $29,000.00 $0.00
Electrican Hanging $10,000.00 $10,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Rigid Transmission Line - copper, 6 1/8" $19,700.00 $19,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Auxiliary Transmission Line $29,700.00 $29,000.00 $0.00
Electrican Hanging $10,000.00 $10,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Rigid Transmission Line - copper, 6 1/8" $19,700.00 $19,000.00 N/A N/A N/A

Components

Information not provided.

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Tower Equipment and Rigging Costs

Where no predetermined cost estimate is available, any estimate provided will also become the predetermined cost (displayed in italics).
Description Predetermined
Cost Estimate
Estimated Cost Estimated Cost Justification Actual Cost Actual Cost Justification
Sub-total $2,145,500.00 $507,500.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Total for all systems $4,845,705.60 $2,670,920.90 N/A $322,116.60 N/A
Primary Tower BTWR $1,326,500.00 $507,500.00 $0.00
WTTW T L Removal RF Safety Coordination $12,500.00 $12,500.00 N/A N/A N/A
WTTW Transmission Line Removal to Smoke Shaft $50,000.00 $50,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
SW Pole Decommission Preparation Work $50,000.00 $50,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
SW Pole Material Removal and Disposal $25,000.00 $25,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
SW Pole Decommission Prep. Work RF Safety Coord. $12,500.00 $12,500.00 N/A N/A N/A
WTTW T L Removal to 100 in smoke shaft $40,000.00 $40,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
WTTW Antenna Removal Engineering $30,000.00 $30,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
SW Pole Decommission Engineering $32,500.00 $32,500.00 N/A N/A N/A
Willis Tower Project Management $27,500.00 $27,500.00 N/A N/A N/A
WTTW Antenna Removal $40,000.00 $40,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
WTTW Antenna Removal RF Safety Coordination $10,000.00 $10,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Tower Helicopter Lift $177,500.00 $177,500.00 N/A N/A N/A
Complex Tower (includes, for example, those with candelabras and/or stacked antennas) $409,500.00 $0.00 N/A N/A N/A
Major tower reinforcement/modifications $409,500.00 $0.00 N/A N/A N/A
Auxiliary Tower BMAST $819,000.00 $0.00 $0.00
Complex Tower (includes, for example, those with candelabras and/or stacked antennas) $409,500.00 $0.00 N/A N/A N/A
Major tower reinforcement/modifications $409,500.00 $0.00 N/A N/A N/A

Components

Information not provided.

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Outside Professional Services

Where no predetermined cost estimate is available, any estimate provided will also become the predetermined cost (displayed in italics).
Description Predetermined
Cost Estimate
Estimated Cost Estimated Cost Justification Actual Cost Actual Cost Justification
Sub-total $104,415.00 $96,750.00 N/A $3,431.00 N/A
Total for all systems $4,845,705.60 $2,670,920.90 N/A $322,116.60 N/A
Outside Professional Services $104,415.00 $96,750.00 $3,431.00
RF Exposure Measurements $20,500.00 $20,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Attorney Fees -Prepare and File FCC Form 2100 (main), License to Cover Application $2,305.00 $2,250.00 N/A $274.50 N/A
Attorney Fees - Aux Antenna, prepare and File Form 2100 Construction Permit or License Application $2,050.00 $2,000.00 N/A $576.00 N/A
Prepare and or review reimbursement form $2,560.00 $2,500.00 N/A $783.00 N/A
Project management of the transition $77,000.00 $70,000.00 N/A $1,797.50 N/A

Components

Actual Information Description File Name
RF Exposure Measurements Information not provided.
Attorney Fees -Prepare and File FCC Form 2100 (main), License to Cover Application

Component Description:
repack process and timing
Amount:
$168.00

Component Description:
ungranted repack applications
Amount:
$50.50

Component Description:
regarding repack transition report and form 2100 schedule 387 availability
Amount:
$56.00
Attorney Fees - Aux Antenna, prepare and File Form 2100 Construction Permit or License Application

Component Description:
review construction permit application
Amount:
$78.00

Component Description:
preparation of construction permit application and form 399 application
Amount:
$498.00
Prepare and or review reimbursement form

Component Description:
Email regarding form 1876
Amount:
$101.00

Component Description:
Analysis of reimbursement form
Amount:
$78.00

Component Description:
Prepare & review reimbursement form
Amount:
$112.00

Component Description:
Analysis and research for reimbursement form
Amount:
$156.00

Component Description:
Review form 399 estimates
Amount:
$336.00
Project management of the transition

Component Description:
Email regarding auction closing and channel reassignment
Amount:
$50.50

Component Description:
Analysis and review of FCC online databases, etc.
Amount:
$39.00

Component Description:
Preparation of 2100 CP application and maximization application
Amount:
$1,657.50

Component Description:
email on FCC post-auction transition procedures and payments
Amount:
$50.50

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Other Expenses

Where no predetermined cost estimate is available, any estimate provided will also become the predetermined cost (displayed in italics).
Description Predetermined
Cost Estimate
Estimated Cost Estimated Cost Justification Actual Cost Actual Cost Justification
Sub-total $6,070.00 $6,070.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Total for all systems $4,845,705.60 $2,670,920.90 N/A $322,116.60 N/A
Other Expenses $6,070.00 $6,070.00 $0.00
Develop and air announcement of upcoming channel change $5,000.00 $5,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Equipment Storage $0.00 $0.00 N/A N/A N/A
Disposal Costs (for equipment and other waste, net of any salvage value) $0.00 $0.00 N/A N/A N/A
FCC Filing Fees - Form 2100 minor change CP application $1,070.00 $1,070.00 N/A N/A N/A

Components

Information not provided.

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Grand Total

Predetermined
Cost Estimate
Estimated Cost Actual Cost
Total for all systems $4,845,705.60 $2,670,920.90 $322,116.60

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Question Response
Is construction complete? No

Certification

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Section Question Response
Submission of Estimated Expenses Statements

WILLFUL FALSE STATEMENTS ON THIS FORM ARE PUNISHABLE BY FINE AND/OR IMPRISONMENT (U.S. CODE, TITLE 18, SECTION 1001), AND/OR REVOCATION OF ANY STATION LICENSE OR CONSTRUCTION PERMIT (U.S. CODE, TITLE 47, SECTION 312(a)(1), AND/OR FORFEITURE (U.S. CODE, TITLE 47, SECTION 503), AND ANY FALSE STATEMENTS COULD SUBJECT THIS ENTITY TO LIABILITY UNDER THE FALSE CLAIMS ACT.

  1. The Authorized Person signing below certifies that he/she is authorized to submit this TV Broadcaster Relocation Fund Reimbursement Form on behalf of the above-named entity.

  2. The above-named entity acknowledges that all certifications and attached documentation are considered material representations.

  3. The above-named entity acknowledges the submission of the information herein creates no obligation on the part of the government to pay any amount.

  4. The above-named entity certifies that the equipment and services paid for with money from the TV Broadcaster Relocation Fund are necessary to change channels (broadcasters) or to continue to carry the signal of a broadcaster that changes channels (MVPD).

  5. The above-named entity certifies that all payments from the TV Broadcaster Relocation Fund (Fund) received by the entity listed on this form will be used only for expenses that are eligible for reimbursement from the Fund.

  6. The above-named entity certifies that it will maintain and provide to the Commission detailed records, including receipts, of all costs eligible for reimbursement actually incurred.

  7. The above-named entity acknowledges that overpayments or payments in error must be promptly refunded to the Commission.

  8. The above-named entity certifies that it is in full compliance with all statutes, rules, regulations and governmental requirements for which compliance is a pre-requisite for obtaining the payments herein requested.

I declare, under penalty of perjury, that I am an authorized representative of the above-named applicant for the Authorization(s) specified above.

Paul Gosiewski

Director of Finance


11/28/2018

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