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FCC Form 399: Reimbursement Request

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(REFERENCE COPY - Not for submission) FCC Form 399: Reimbursement Request

Facility ID:
34167
Service:
DTV
Call Sign:
WBKI
Channel:
16 (UHF)
File Number:
0000028610
FRN:
0003189248
Date Submitted:
05/28/2019

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

INDEPENDENCE TELEVISION COMPANY

Doing Business As: INDEPENDENCE TELEVISION COMPANY

Keith Wilkowski

624 MUHAMMAD ALI BOULEVARD

LOUISVILLE, KY 40203

United States

+1 (419) 277-6006 kwilkowski@blockcommunications.com Corporation

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

The Preparer is same as the reimbursement contact.

 

 

 

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 The FCC allocated us two frequencies that aren't adjacent to each other (16 & 32). This combination will require 4 antennas and 4 feedlines . The existing tower will not support that much weight. We request to construct a new tower with a "T" top design.

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 Aux/Standby transmitter
Ownership Owned
Owner N/A
Site N/A
Is this transmitter currently shared with another station? No
Is this transmitter currently in operating condition? No
Existing Transmitter Manufacturer and Type Manufacturer
Model CZ1000
Year 2003
Type Solid State
Solid State Cooling Air Cooled
Solid State Power Capacity 1 kW

Auxiliary Transmitter

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New Transmitter Costs

Section Question Response
New Transmitter Use Auxiliary (Backup)
Change Type Purchase New
Is this a request for upgraded equipment? No
Manufacturer
Model N/A
Transmitter Type Solid State
Solid State Cooling Air Cooled
Solid State Power capacity 0.01 kW
Justification for New Transmitter N/A. Station is not seeking reimbursement for AUX Transmitter or equipment.

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) Yes
Power 150 kVA
Rigid Conduit and Wiring Yes
Size 2 inches
Length 100.0 feet
Other Electrical Service No
Description N/A
HVAC Service Does the replacement transmitter require HVAC Service? No
Type N/A
Size N/A
Other Size N/A
Transmitter Building Addition/Modification or Leasehold Improvement Does the Transmitter Building require an addition, modification, other leashold improvement? No
Size N/A
Channel 14 Costs Is an RF Consulting Engineer needed? N/A
Is a channel 14 Mask Filer needed? N/A
Is additional field engineering time needed? N/A
Number of Days N/A

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 N/A
Ownership Owned
Owner N/A
Site N/A
Is this transmitter currently shared with another station? No
Is this transmitter currently in operating condition? Yes
Existing Transmitter Manufacturer and Type Manufacturer
Model DCX Millineum
Year 2006
Type Inductive Output Tube
IOT Power Type Two
Power Capacity 50 kW

Primary Transmitter

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New Transmitter Costs

Section Question Response
New Transmitter Use Primary (Main)
Change Type Purchase New
Is this a request for upgraded equipment? Yes
Manufacturer
Model ULXTE-72
Transmitter Type Solid State
Solid State Cooling Liquid Cooled
Solid State Power capacity 43.15 kW
Justification for New Transmitter WMYO was originally assigned 487KwERP. It was determined we would receive at least 1% interference and was given the opportunity to increase power. We were authorized to increase our power to 725kw. The additional costs are due to the increase in ERP.

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) Yes
Power 300 kVA
Rigid Conduit and Wiring Yes
Size 3 inches
Length 100.0 feet
Other Electrical Service Yes
Description Two transmitters, main and aux,need to be wired simultaneously.
HVAC Service Does the replacement transmitter require HVAC Service? No
Type N/A
Size N/A
Other Size N/A
Transmitter Building Addition/Modification or Leasehold Improvement Does the Transmitter Building require an addition, modification, other leashold improvement? No
Size N/A
Channel 14 Costs Is an RF Consulting Engineer needed? N/A
Is a channel 14 Mask Filer needed? N/A
Is additional field engineering time needed? N/A
Number of Days N/A

Primary Transmitter

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Other Transmitter Cost Not Listed

Name Description

RF Accessories

Dielectric 4 port switch with controller and cable, 80 kW liquid cooled RF load

Installation and proof

Installation of transmitter and proof of performance

Demolition

To prepare for the installation of the new transmitters, we will be required to remove two beam transformers filled with mineral oil.

Mask Filter

ATSC Mask filter Kit

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 Purchase New
Antenna Use Auxiliary (Backup)
Description of Use Aux/Standby
Ownership Owned
Owner N/A
Site N/A
Is the existing antenna shared with another station or stations? Yes
Is the existing antenna directional? No
Is antenna in operating condition? Yes
Is antenna located on or in close proximity to an antenna farm? No
Existing Antenna Manufacturer and Type Class Full Power
Mounting Side Mount
Antenna position in stack Not in Stack
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: 1000.0 kW
Manufacturer
Model TFU-32DSB-R04TC
Year 2005

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

Facility ID Call Sign
28476 WDRB

Auxiliary Antenna

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New Antenna Costs

Section Question Response
New Antenna Description Use Auxiliary (Backup)
Description of Use Aux/Standby
Change Type Purchase New
Is this a request for upgraded equipment? No
Ownership Owned
Owner N/A
Is antenna shared? No
Is antenna directional? Yes
Will antenna be located on or in close proximity to an antenna farm? No
New Antenna Manufacturer and Types Class Full Power
Mounting Side Mount
Antenna position in stack Not in Stack
Polarization Horizontal
Type Slotted Coaxial
Number of Stations Supported N/A
Number of Panels/Bays N/A
Lower Limit N/A
Upper Limit N/A
Design power capacity in use N/A
Other Antenna Type N/A
ERP: 725.0 kW
Manufacturer
Model ATW19H3-HSCX-16H
Year 2018
Justification for New Antenna Require new antenna due to new frequency allocation. This antenna is NOT Elliptically polarized. It is only Horizontally polarized.

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 N/A
Do you need a combiner output splitter/switcher for dual feed lines? N/A
Elbow Complex Do you require the separate purchase of the Elbow Complex? Yes
Broadband or Single Channel? Single Channel
Feed Line Size 6 1/8 inches inches
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

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? Yes
Is the existing antenna directional? No
Is antenna in operating condition? Yes
Is antenna located on or in close proximity to an antenna farm? No
Existing Antenna Manufacturer and Type Class Full Power
Mounting Top Mount
Antenna position in stack Not in Stack
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: 1000.0 kW
Manufacturer
Model TFU-32-GTH-R-06
Year 2009

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

Facility ID Call Sign
28476 WDRB

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? Yes
Ownership Owned
Owner N/A
Is antenna shared? No
Is antenna directional? No
Will antenna be located on or in close proximity to an antenna farm? No
New Antenna Manufacturer and Types Class Full Power
Mounting Top Mount
Antenna position in stack Not in Stack
Polarization Elliptical
Type Slotted Coaxial
Number of Stations Supported N/A
Number of Panels/Bays N/A
Lower Limit N/A
Upper Limit N/A
Design power capacity in use N/A
Other Antenna Type N/A
ERP: 725.0 kW
Manufacturer
Model ATW21H3-ETO-16H
Year 2018
Justification for New Antenna Require new antenna due to new frequency allocation. Costs listed reflect a $15,500.00 up charge for ATSC 3.0 compliant ( Elliptical ) antenna.

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? No
Type
Number of channels supported N/A
Frequencies of channels supported N/A
Frequency N/A
Do you need a combiner output splitter/switcher for dual feed lines? N/A
Elbow Complex Do you require the separate purchase of the Elbow Complex? Yes
Broadband or Single Channel? Single Channel
Feed Line Size 7 3/16 inches inches
Side Mount Brackets Do you require the separate purchase of side mount brackets for a high power antenna? No
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

Information not provided.

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 Feed sAux antenna
Ownership Owned
Owner N/A
Site N/A
Is the existing transmission line shared with another station or stations? Yes
Is Transmission Line in operating condition? Yes
Existing Transmission Line Manufacturer and Type Manufacturer
Type Rigid
Diameter 7 3/16 inches
Other Diameter N/A
Segment Length 19 1/2 inches
Other Segment Length N/A
Number of parallel runs 1
Length 960 feet per run

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

Facility ID Call Sign
28476 WDRB

Auxiliary Transmission Line

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New Transmission Line

Section Question Response
New Transmission Line Costs Use Auxiliary (Backup)
Description of Use Feeds new Aux antenna
Change Type Purchase New
Is this a request for upgraded equipment? No
Type Rigid
Diameter 6 1/8 inches
Other Diameter N/A
Segment Length 19 3/4 inches
Other Segment Length N/A
Number of parallel runs 1
Length 1040 feet per run
Justification for New Transmission Line Required due to new frequency allocations.

Auxiliary Transmission Line

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Other Transmission Line Expenses Not Listed

Name Description

Dehydrator

New dehydrator required for the six and an eighth inch line

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? Yes
Is Transmission Line in operating condition? Yes
Existing Transmission Line Manufacturer and Type Manufacturer
Type Rigid
Diameter 8 3/16 inches
Other Diameter N/A
Segment Length 19 1/2 inches
Other Segment Length N/A
Number of parallel runs 1
Length 1043 feet per run

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

Facility ID Call Sign
28476 WDRB

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 7 3/16 inches
Other Diameter N/A
Segment Length 19 3/4 inches
Other Segment Length N/A
Number of parallel runs 1
Length 1123 feet per run
Justification for New Transmission Line Required due to new frequency allocation.

Primary Transmission Line

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Other Transmission Line Expenses Not Listed

Name Description

Dehydrator

New Dehydrator required for the seven and three sixteenth inch 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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Tower Construction Costs

Section Question Response
Construct New Tower Use Primary (Main)
Description of Use N/A
Is this a request for upgraded equipment? Yes
Height 999.99 feet
Justification for New Tower The FCC allocated us two frequencies that aren't adjacent to each other (16 & 32). This combination will require 4 antennas and 4 feedlines. The existing tower will not support that much weight. We request to construct a new tower with a "T" top design.

Primary Tower

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Tower Rigging Costs

Section Question Response
Tower Rigging Costs Complex Tower N/A
Helicopter Services Required Are helicopter services required? No

Primary Tower

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Other Tower Expenses Not Listed

Name Description

Transmission line designs

Design drawings of transmission lines

Installation services

Installation of two WMYO antennas and two WMYO feedlines. Remove old equipment from existing tower and mount on new tower.

Asphalt repair

Funds needed to repair the existing asphalt surface of the tower area after construction,

Electric

Provide electricity to base of tower for lighting and ENG antennas

Install tower and ice bridge

Charges for the installation of the tower and new ice bridge

Foundation

Concrete work for pier and anchors

Fence removal and installation

Costs for removing existing fence and installing new fence around new tower and guy anchors.

Shipping Freight

Freight charges for tower components

Purchase seven and three sixteenth inch hangers

Utilized to hang seven and three sixteenth inch feedline

Purchase six and one eighth inch hangers

Utilized to hang six and one eighth inch feedline

State taxes

State taxes at 7% for the new tower

Demolition

Removal of old tower and all apparatuses not utilized

Rental of heavy equipment

Rental of a Sky-jack to off load transmitters and other equipment

Primary Tower

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Tower Construction Costs

Section Question Response
Construct New Tower Use Primary (Main)
Description of Use N/A
Is this a request for upgraded equipment? Yes
Height 999.99 feet
Justification for New Tower The FCC allocated us two frequencies that aren't adjacent to each other (16 & 32). This combination will require 4 antennas and 4 feedlines. The existing tower will not support that much weight. We request to construct a new tower with a "T" top design.

Primary Tower

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Tower Rigging Costs

Section Question Response
Tower Rigging Costs Complex Tower N/A
Helicopter Services Required Are helicopter services required? No

Primary Tower

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Other Tower Expenses Not Listed

Name Description

Transmission line designs

Design drawings of transmission lines

Installation services

Installation of two WMYO antennas and two WMYO feedlines. Remove old equipment from existing tower and mount on new tower.

Asphalt repair

Funds needed to repair the existing asphalt surface of the tower area after construction,

Electric

Provide electricity to base of tower for lighting and ENG antennas

Install tower and ice bridge

Charges for the installation of the tower and new ice bridge

Foundation

Concrete work for pier and anchors

Fence removal and installation

Costs for removing existing fence and installing new fence around new tower and guy anchors.

Shipping Freight

Freight charges for tower components

Purchase seven and three sixteenth inch hangers

Utilized to hang seven and three sixteenth inch feedline

Purchase six and one eighth inch hangers

Utilized to hang six and one eighth inch feedline

State taxes

State taxes at 7% for the new tower

Demolition

Removal of old tower and all apparatuses not utilized

Rental of heavy equipment

Rental of a Sky-jack to off load transmitters and other equipment

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 595
Explanation WBKI-TV does not have sufficient resource capacity and expertise in house to handle all of the reimbursement filing, expense tracking, vendor coordination, progress reporting, budget creation, budget review, budget tracking, daisy-chain monitoring, etc.
Outside RF consulting Engineering Services Perform engineering study for new channel assignment and antenna development Yes
Prepare engineering section of Form FCC Construction Permit Application Yes
For Auxiliary Facility No
For Main Facility Yes
Prepare engineering section of Form FCC License to Cover Application Yes
For Auxiliary Facility No
For Main Facility Yes
Prepare request for Special Temporary Authority Yes
Quantity 1
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 Yes
For Auxiliary Facility No
For Main Facility Yes
Prepare and file Form FCC License to Cover Application Yes
For Auxiliary Facility No
For Main Facility Yes
Prepare request for Special Temporary Authority Yes
Quantity 1
NEPA Section 106 environmental review Yes
Environmental Assessment Yes
ASR Modification Yes
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 Yes
RF Field Engineering Services Comprehensive coverage verification via field study Yes
RF exposure measurements No
Additional Field Engineering Service Yes
Number of Days 14
Justification Taking signal level measurements of predetermined radials which will be used to compare after transition.

Outside Professional Services Costs

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Other Professional Services Expenses Not Listed

Name Description

Advanced site survey GA999TS

Site survey performed by transmitter manufacturer

Existing-Tower inspection

Coast to Coast Tower Performed a tower inspection for us

RF Consultant D. Everist

RF Consultant that files Engineering Studies for WBKI/WDRB

Structural Engineering Analysis

Mark Malouf performed a total of two (to date) Structural Tower analysis for WBKI/WDRB

Attorney Fees and Other Matters

Legal Services

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? Yes
Permit and Filing Costs Local Zoning Yes
Non-zoning permits Yes
BLM or NFS Coordination No
FCC Construction Permit Minor Change No
FCC License to Cover Application Yes
FCC Special Temporary Authority Application Yes
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? No
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? Yes

Other Expenses

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Other Expenses Not Listed

Name Description

Project management fees internal

Cost of station personnel man hours working on repack planning

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 $1,813,402.69 $1,591,345.14 N/A $937,591.26 N/A
Total for all systems $6,239,816.69 $5,537,709.64 N/A $2,223,048.28 N/A
Primary Transmitter ULXTE-72 $1,785,252.69 $1,591,345.14 $937,591.26
Mask Filter $73,329.59 $73,329.59 Larger mask filter, due to increase in power from 487kw to 725kw. This item is referenced in the recent uploaded attachment entitled: GatesAir Proposal GA_00024362_WMYO_ULXTE-72 $48,665.92 N/A
Demolition $4,500.00 $4,500.00 N/A N/A N/A
Installation and proof $81,690.50 $81,690.50 Installation costs have increased due to increase in power from 487kw to 725kw. This item is referenced in the recent uploaded attachment entitled: GatesAir Proposal GA_00024362_WMYO_ULXTE-72 $54,460.33 N/A
RF Accessories $73,232.60 $73,232.60 Per GatesAir quote Q-78331 $40,865.47 N/A
Other Electrical Service: Two transmitters, main and aux,need to be wired simultaneously. $37,500.00 $37,500.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
3" Rigid Conduit and Wiring (Cost per foot) $5,200.00 $4,900.00 N/A N/A N/A
Transformer 3 phase/480v - 300 KVA $36,800.00 $12,998.82 N/A $8,665.88 N/A
UHF - Liquid Cooled Solid State Transmitter 35 - 50 kW $1,473,000.00 $1,303,193.63 A larger transmitter is required to accommodate the power increase from 487kwERP to 725kwERP. This item is referenced in the recent uploaded attachment entitled: GatesAir Proposal GA_00024362_WMYO_ULXTE-72 $784,933.66 N/A
Auxiliary Transmitter N/A $28,150.00 $0.00 $0.00
2" Rigid Conduit and Wiring (Cost per foot) $2,600.00 $0.00 N/A. Station is not seeking reimbursement for AUX Transmitter or equipment. N/A N/A
Transformer 3 phase/480v - 150 KVA $25,550.00 $0.00 N/A. Station is not seeking reimbursement for AUX Transmitter or equipment. N/A N/A
UHF - Air Cooled Solid State Transmitter 0.01 kW $0.00 $0.00 N/A. Station is not seeking reimbursement for AUX Transmitter or equipment. N/A N/A

Components

Actual Information Description File Name
Mask Filter

Component Description:
1st Primary Transmitter - Mask Filter
Amount:
$24,222.72

Component Description:
Primary Transmitter, Mask Filter
Amount:
$24,443.20
Demolition Information not provided.
Installation and proof

Component Description:
Primary Transmitter, Installation and Proof of Performance
Amount:
$27,230.17

Component Description:
1st Primary Transmitter - Installation and Proof
Amount:
$27,230.16
RF Accessories

Component Description:
1st Primary Transmitter - RF Accessories
Amount:
$24,410.87

Component Description:
Primary Transmitter, RF Accessories
Amount:
$16,454.60
Other Electrical Service: Two transmitters, main and aux,need to be wired simultaneously. Information not provided.
3" Rigid Conduit and Wiring (Cost per foot) Information not provided.
Transformer 3 phase/480v - 300 KVA

Component Description:
1st Primary Transmitter - Electrical, Transformer - 3 phase/408v - 300 KVA
Amount:
$4,332.94

Component Description:
Primary Transmitter, Electrical
Amount:
$4,332.94
UHF - Liquid Cooled Solid State Transmitter 35 - 50 kW

Component Description:
Primary Transmitter
Amount:
$392,771.28

Component Description:
Transmitter, Mask filter system, RF accessories, Electrical, Installation & proof
Amount:
$392,162.38
2" Rigid Conduit and Wiring (Cost per foot) Information not provided.
Transformer 3 phase/480v - 150 KVA Information not provided.
UHF - Air Cooled Solid State Transmitter 0.01 kW 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 $705,955.00 $565,989.50 N/A $176,477.81 N/A
Total for all systems $6,239,816.69 $5,537,709.64 N/A $2,223,048.28 N/A
Primary Antenna ATW21H3-ETO-16H $315,390.00 $372,424.50 $113,745.17
Pattern scatter analysis for side mount high/med power antennas (if not included in antenna base cost) $5,260.00 $5,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Elbow complex, single channel, at antenna input, per 7 3/16. feedline (if needed) $13,900.00 $27,192.00 This is the price quoted by ERI for all the elbows in the line (12). Actual cost may change after we pay for the transmission line design. $10,820.42 N/A
UHF - High Power Top Mount (200-1000 kW), One station antenna , elliptically or circularly polarized $289,500.00 $333,832.50 ERI proposal 20170929-827 Rev E $171,750.00 plus antenna installation cost of $162,082.50 (on same quote). $100,149.75 N/A
Sweep test of existing antenna $6,730.00 $6,400.00 N/A $2,775.00 N/A
Auxiliary Antenna ATW19H3-HSCX-16H $390,565.00 $193,565.00 $62,732.64
Pattern scatter analysis for side mount high/med power antennas (if not included in antenna base cost) $5,260.00 $5,000.00 N/A $4,800.00 N/A
Side mount brackets for high power antennas (if not included in antenna base cost) $23,150.00 $14,850.00 N/A $8,910.00 N/A
Elbow complex, single channel, at antenna input, per 6 1/8. feedline (if needed) $12,300.00 $8,065.00 N/A $5,897.64 N/A
Sweep test of existing antenna $6,730.00 $6,400.00 N/A N/A N/A
UHF - High Power, Side Mount, basic slot antenna, 725 kW input, directional,, horizontally polarized $116,125.00 $116,125.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
UHF - Lower Power Side Mount, One station antenna -- 200-500 kW, elliptically or circularly polarized $227,000.00 $43,125.00 ***System Notice: Estimate adjusted and locked because line has been superseded.*** $43,125.00 N/A

Components

Actual Information Description File Name
Pattern scatter analysis for side mount high/med power antennas (if not included in antenna base cost) Information not provided.
Elbow complex, single channel, at antenna input, per 7 3/16. feedline (if needed)

Component Description:
Primary Antenna - Elbow Complex 7 3/16"
Amount:
$5,410.21

Component Description:
Primary Antenna - Elbow Complex 7 3/16"
Amount:
$5,410.21
UHF - High Power Top Mount (200-1000 kW), One station antenna , elliptically or circularly polarized

Component Description:
Primary Antenna - UHF High Power Top Mount
Amount:
$100,149.75

Component Description:
Primary Antenna - UHF High Power Top Mount
Amount:
$100,149.75
Sweep test of existing antenna

Component Description:
Primary Antenna - Sweep Test
Amount:
$1,387.50

Component Description:
Primary Antenna - Sweep Test
Amount:
$1,387.50
Pattern scatter analysis for side mount high/med power antennas (if not included in antenna base cost)

Component Description:
SCATTERING STUDY -- WBKI
Amount:
$2,400.00

Component Description:
Aux Antenna Scattering Study
Amount:
$2,400.00
Side mount brackets for high power antennas (if not included in antenna base cost)

Component Description:
Auxiliary Antenna - Side Mount Brackets
Amount:
$4,455.00

Component Description:
Auxiliary Antenna - Side Mount Brackets
Amount:
$4,455.00
Elbow complex, single channel, at antenna input, per 6 1/8. feedline (if needed)

Component Description:
Auxiliary Antenna - Elbow Complex 6 1/8"
Amount:
$2,948.82

Component Description:
Auxiliary Antenna - Elbow Complex 6 1/8"
Amount:
$2,948.82
Sweep test of existing antenna Information not provided.
UHF - High Power, Side Mount, basic slot antenna, 725 kW input, directional,, horizontally polarized

Component Description:
Lower Power Side Mount, One Station
Amount:
$43,125.00
UHF - Lower Power Side Mount, One station antenna -- 200-500 kW, elliptically or circularly polarized

Component Description:
Please deny this invoice
Amount:
N/A

Component Description:
Auxiliary Antenna - Lower Power Side Mount, One Station
Amount:
$43,125.00

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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 $557,690.00 $450,450.00 N/A $275,740.40 N/A
Total for all systems $6,239,816.69 $5,537,709.64 N/A $2,223,048.28 N/A
Primary Transmission Line $336,640.00 $300,052.00 $185,729.48
Dehydrator $10,970.00 $10,970.00 N/A $5,594.70 N/A
Rigid Transmission Line - copper, 7 3/16" $325,670.00 $289,082.00 N/A $180,134.78 N/A
Auxiliary Transmission Line $221,050.00 $150,398.00 $90,010.92
Dehydrator $10,970.00 $10,970.00 N/A $5,594.70 N/A
Rigid Transmission Line - copper, 6 1/8" $210,080.00 $139,428.00 N/A $84,416.22 N/A

Components

Actual Information Description File Name
Dehydrator

Component Description:
Primary Transmission Line - Dehydrator
Amount:
$2,797.35

Component Description:
Primary Transmission Line - Dehydrator
Amount:
$2,797.35
Rigid Transmission Line - copper, 7 3/16"

Component Description:
Primary Transmission Line - Rigid Transmission Line - Copper 7 3/16"
Amount:
$90,067.39

Component Description:
Primary Transmission Line - Rigid Transmission Line - Copper 7 3/16"
Amount:
$90,067.39
Dehydrator

Component Description:
Auxiliary Transmission Line - Dehydrator
Amount:
$2,797.35

Component Description:
Auxiliary Transmission Line - Dehydrator
Amount:
$2,797.35
Rigid Transmission Line - copper, 6 1/8"

Component Description:
Auxiliary Transmission Line - Rigid Transmission Line - Copper 6 1/8"
Amount:
$42,208.11

Component Description:
Auxiliary Transmission Line - Rigid Transmission Line - Copper 6 1/8"
Amount:
$42,208.11

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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 $2,791,185.00 $2,580,686.00 N/A $764,887.36 N/A
Total for all systems $6,239,816.69 $5,537,709.64 N/A $2,223,048.28 N/A
Primary Tower TOWER $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Primary Tower $2,791,185.00 $2,580,686.00 $764,887.36
Installation services $89,286.00 $89,286.00 N/A $15,300.00 ERI Proposal 20170929-827 Rev E
New tower $1,250,000.00 $1,250,000.00 N/A $287,106.00 N/A
Install tower and ice bridge $625,000.00 $625,000.00 N/A $411,750.30 N/A
Foundation $200,000.00 $200,000.00 N/A $43,320.00 N/A
Shipping Freight $11,696.00 $11,696.00 N/A N/A N/A
State taxes $134,843.00 $134,843.00 N/A N/A N/A
Asphalt repair $5,000.00 $5,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Rental of heavy equipment $2,500.00 $2,500.00 N/A $1,861.06 N/A
Purchase six and one eighth inch hangers $28,838.00 $28,838.00 N/A N/A N/A
Fence removal and installation $5,000.00 $5,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Electric $2,500.00 $2,500.00 N/A N/A N/A
Transmission line designs $9,250.00 $9,250.00 N/A $5,550.00 N/A
Demolition $160,715.00 $160,715.00 N/A N/A N/A
Purchase seven and three sixteenth inch hangers $56,057.00 $56,057.00 N/A N/A N/A
Tall Tower (greater than 500') $210,500.00 $1.00 Cost reflected in new tower expense N/A N/A

Components

Actual Information Description File Name
Installation services

Component Description:
Construct New Tower - Installation Services
Amount:
$7,650.00

Component Description:
Construct New Tower - Installation Services
Amount:
$7,650.00
New tower

Component Description:
Antenna Equipment and Installation Services
Amount:
$143,553.00

Component Description:
Construct New Tower - New Tower
Amount:
$143,553.00
Install tower and ice bridge

Component Description:
Construct New Tower - Install Tower and Ice Bridge
Amount:
$205,875.15

Component Description:
Construct New Tower - Install Tower and Ice Bridge
Amount:
$205,875.15
Foundation

Component Description:
Construct New Tower - Foundation
Amount:
$21,660.00

Component Description:
Construct New Tower - Foundation
Amount:
$21,660.00
Shipping Freight Information not provided.
State taxes Information not provided.
Asphalt repair Information not provided.
Rental of heavy equipment

Component Description:
Pallet truck, cab shooting boom forklift
Amount:
$1,861.06
Purchase six and one eighth inch hangers Information not provided.
Fence removal and installation Information not provided.
Electric Information not provided.
Transmission line designs

Component Description:
Reference WBKI-480-Construct New Tower - Transmission Line Designs Electronics Research, Inc WBKI-003
Amount:
$2,775.00

Component Description:
Construct New Tower - Transmission Line Designs
Amount:
$2,775.00
Demolition Information not provided.
Purchase seven and three sixteenth inch hangers Information not provided.
Tall Tower (greater than 500') 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 $328,504.00 $313,724.00 N/A $67,981.45 N/A
Total for all systems $6,239,816.69 $5,537,709.64 N/A $2,223,048.28 N/A
Outside Professional Services $328,504.00 $313,724.00 $67,981.45
Structural Engineering Analysis $11,000.00 $11,000.00 Per invoices received $11,000.00 N/A
RF Consultant D. Everist $50,000.00 $50,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Existing-Tower inspection $5,000.00 $5,000.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Advanced site survey GA999TS $9,599.00 $9,599.00 N/A $8,185.20 N/A
Additional Field Engineering Service, 14 Days $11,650.00 $11,650.00 N/A N/A N/A
Comprehensive coverage verification via field study, if needed $84,200.00 $80,000.00 N/A $12,500.00 N/A
ASR modification (prepare FCC Form 854) $2,105.00 $2,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Environmental Assessment, if triggered by NEPA Section 106 review or for certain structures over 450 feet $10,520.00 $1,650.00 Please see the attached invoice from TERRACON # TB18642-2 $1,650.00 N/A
NEPA Section 106 environmental review, if needed $6,310.00 $1,000.00 Please see the attached invoice from TERRACON # TB 18642-2 $1,000.00 N/A
Attorney Fees - Prepare and File request for Special Temporary Authorization $3,680.00 $3,500.00 N/A N/A N/A
Attorney Fees -Prepare and File FCC Form 2100 (main), License to Cover Application $2,365.00 $2,250.00 N/A N/A N/A
Attorney Fees - Prepare and File FCC Form 2100 (main), Construction Permit Application $5,260.00 $5,000.00 N/A $2,837.50 N/A
Prepare request for Special Temporary Authorization $2,050.00 $1,500.00 N/A N/A N/A
Prepare engineering section of FCC Form 2100 (main), License to Cover Application $1,580.00 $1,500.00 N/A N/A N/A
Prepare engineering section of FCC Form 2100 (main), Construction Permit Application $3,155.00 $3,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Perform engineering study for new channel assignment and antenna development $7,360.00 $7,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Project management of the transition $94,010.00 $99,675.00 Per Widelity Quote $20,555.25 N/A
Prepare and or review reimbursement form $2,630.00 $2,500.00 N/A N/A N/A
Address transition timing and coordination issues w/ other stations and wireless $2,630.00 $2,500.00 N/A N/A N/A
Attorney Fees and Other Matters $13,400.00 $13,400.00 N/A $10,253.50 N/A

Components

Actual Information Description File Name
Structural Engineering Analysis

Component Description:
Structural analysis
Amount:
$3,500.00

Component Description:
Engineering Evaluation/Feasibility Analysis for 944' guyed tower
Amount:
$7,500.00
RF Consultant D. Everist Information not provided.
Existing-Tower inspection

Component Description:
Completion of complete tower inspection services at WBKI TV, formally WMYO TV tower
Amount:
$5,000.00
Advanced site survey GA999TS

Component Description:
Site survey
Amount:
$8,185.20
Additional Field Engineering Service, 14 Days Information not provided.
Comprehensive coverage verification via field study, if needed

Component Description:
Down Payment for TV measurements and report per quotation
Amount:
$7,500.00

Component Description:
TV MEASUREMENTS AND REPORT PER QUOTATION DATED 9/4/2018
Amount:
$5,000.00
ASR modification (prepare FCC Form 854) Information not provided.
Environmental Assessment, if triggered by NEPA Section 106 review or for certain structures over 450 feet

Component Description:
NEPA Screening, Detailed Habitat Assessment and GIS Analysis/Mapping of tree removal activities
Amount:
$1,650.00
NEPA Section 106 environmental review, if needed

Component Description:
WBKI-590-Environmental Assessment
Amount:
$1,000.00
Attorney Fees - Prepare and File request for Special Temporary Authorization Information not provided.
Attorney Fees -Prepare and File FCC Form 2100 (main), License to Cover Application Information not provided.
Attorney Fees - Prepare and File FCC Form 2100 (main), Construction Permit Application

Component Description:
WBKI-550-Attorney - Prepare and File Construction Permit Application $2,837.50
Amount:
$2,837.50
Prepare request for Special Temporary Authorization Information not provided.
Prepare engineering section of FCC Form 2100 (main), License to Cover Application Information not provided.
Prepare engineering section of FCC Form 2100 (main), Construction Permit Application Information not provided.
Perform engineering study for new channel assignment and antenna development Information not provided.
Project management of the transition

Component Description:
Project Management
Amount:
$4,286.10

Component Description:
Project Management
Amount:
$2,080.20

Component Description:
Project Management
Amount:
$1,713.50

Component Description:
Project Management
Amount:
$4,378.10

Component Description:
Project Management
Amount:
$2,389.55

Component Description:
Project Management
Amount:
$241.75

Component Description:
Project Management
Amount:
$2,716.65

Component Description:
Project Management
Amount:
$1,267.90

Component Description:
Project Management
Amount:
$1,481.50
Prepare and or review reimbursement form Information not provided.
Address transition timing and coordination issues w/ other stations and wireless Information not provided.
Attorney Fees and Other Matters

Component Description:
Email with K. Wilkowski re FCC reimbursement issues
Amount:
$3,505.00

Component Description:
Email with K. Witkowski and station engineers re FCC repack filings
Amount:
$6,748.50

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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 $43,080.00 $35,515.00 N/A $370.00 N/A
Total for all systems $6,239,816.69 $5,537,709.64 N/A $2,223,048.28 N/A
Other Expenses $43,080.00 $35,515.00 $370.00
Project management fees internal $15,000.00 $15,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
MVPD Notification of Channel Change $1,000.00 $1,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Develop and air announcement of upcoming channel change $1,000.00 $1,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Disposal Costs (for equipment and other waste, net of any salvage value) $4,000.00 $4,000.00 N/A $370.00 N/A
DTV Medical Facility Notification $11,550.00 $4,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
FCC Filing Fees - Form 2100 license to cover application $335.00 $325.00 N/A N/A N/A
FCC Filing Fees - Special Temporary Authorization request $195.00 $190.00 N/A N/A N/A
Local Zoning $7,000.00 $7,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Non-zoning permits $3,000.00 $3,000.00 N/A N/A N/A

Components

Actual Information Description File Name
Project management fees internal Information not provided.
MVPD Notification of Channel Change Information not provided.
Develop and air announcement of upcoming channel change Information not provided.
Disposal Costs (for equipment and other waste, net of any salvage value)

Component Description:
Switch Out - Trash
Amount:
$370.00
DTV Medical Facility Notification Information not provided.
FCC Filing Fees - Form 2100 license to cover application Information not provided.
FCC Filing Fees - Special Temporary Authorization request Information not provided.
Local Zoning Information not provided.
Non-zoning permits Information not provided.

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Grand Total

Predetermined
Cost Estimate
Estimated Cost Actual Cost
Total for all systems $6,239,816.69 $5,537,709.64 $2,223,048.28

Reimbursement Status

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Question Response
The facility has ceased operating on its pre-auction channel. No
Construction of final facilities or all necessary modifications are complete. No
All receipts for reimbursement have been submitted no further costs are expected to be incurred. Note this will lock the Form 399 from further editing and begin close-out procedures with the Fund Administrator. 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.

Gary Schroder , Schroder .

Chief Engineer


05/28/2019

Certification

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Section Question Response
Submission of Actual Cost Documentation Statements

WILLFUL FALSE, FRAUDULENT, OR FICTITIOUS STATEMENTS ON THIS FORM ARE PUNISHABLE BY FINE AND/OR IMPRISIONMENT (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 AND/OR FRAUDULENT STATEMENTS COULD SUBJECT THIS ENTITY TO LIABILITY UNDER THE FALSE CLAIMS ACT (U.S. CODE, TITLE 31, SECTIONS 3729-3733).

  1. The Authorized Person signing below certifies and represents 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 certifies that the statements in this form and attached documentation are true, complete, and correct.

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

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

  5. 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 (full power and Class A stations) and/or otherwise modify a television station’s facility as a result of the spectrum repack (LPTV/TV Translator stations); or to minimize service disruption resulting from a repacked television station (FM stations); or to continue to carry the signal of a broadcaster that changes channels (MVPD) .

  6. 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.

  7. The above-named entity certifies that the cost information/documents submitted reflect costs actually incurred.

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

  9. The above-named entity certifies that it is in full compliance with all statutes, rules, regulations and governmental requirements for which compliance is a prerequisite 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.

Gary Schroder , Schroder .

Chief Engineer


05/28/2019

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