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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:
74192
Service:
DTV
Call Sign:
WWL-TV
Channel:
27 (UHF)
File Number:
0000028064
FRN:
0004548152
Date Submitted:
08/23/2019

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

WWL-TV, INC.

Denise Branson, Sr. Paralegal

TEGNA, Inc.

8350 Broad Street, Suite 2000

Tysons, VA 22102

United States

+1 (703) 873-6606 dbranson@TEGNA.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

Jeffrey Johnson , Johnson .

TEGNA

Jeffrey Johnson

7950 Jones Branch Drive

McLean, VA 22102

United States

+1 (703) 873-6736 repackreimbursement@tegna.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 WWL will move from their current channel assignment to their new allocation. This will require a new antenna, transmission line and transmitter. An interim facility will be necessary for the transition.

Transmitters

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

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 CD3300 P3
Year 2001
Type Inductive Output Tube
IOT Power Type Three
Power Capacity 63 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 UTXTE 120
Transmitter Type Solid State
Solid State Cooling Liquid Cooled
Solid State Power capacity 75.1 kW
Justification for New Transmitter Station has in excess of 10% TPO headroom and is eligible for a 1-Step-Up Allowance. Reimbursable TPO is 62.0 kW based on initial 90-day filing CP. This would require a ULXTE-100. A 1-Step-Up is the ULXTE-120 and is therefore reimbursable.

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 N/A
Rigid Conduit and Wiring Yes
Size 3 inches
Length 100.0 feet
Other Electrical Service Yes
Description Additional electrical services required for transmitter installation, including heat exchangers, transformers, cooling pumps, etc.
HVAC Service Does the replacement transmitter require HVAC Service? Yes
Type Heating and Cooling
Size 10 tons
Other Size N/A
Transmitter Building Addition/Modification or Leasehold Improvement Does the Transmitter Building require an addition, modification, other leashold improvement? Yes
Size 100.0 square feet
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

Information not provided.

Antennas

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

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? 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-24GTH 04
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? 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 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: 829.0 kW
Manufacturer
Model TFU-20JTH-R 04
Year 2018
Justification for New Antenna Licensed top-mount antenna cannot be re-tuned for new post-transition frequency and must be replaced.

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?
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?
Pattern Scatter Analysis Do you require separate purchase of pattern scatter analysis for a side mount high or medium power antenna? No
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

Shipping

$6,800

Reducer

Reducer

Feed Through Complex

Feed Through Complex

Antenna Mounting Extension Pole

Antenna Mounting Extension Pole

Antenna Mounting Adapter - Wedding Cake

Antenna Mounting Adapter - Wedding Cake

Antenna Bury Adapter

Antenna Bury Adapter

Trans Test 7-75

Trans Test 7-75

Interim Antenna

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New Antenna Costs

Section Question Response
New Antenna Description Use Interim
Description of Use N/A
Change Type Purchase New
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 Type Class Full Power
Mounting Side Mount
Antenna position in stack Not in Stack
Polarization Horizontal
Type Broadband Slot
Number of Stations Supported 1
Number of Panels/Bays 24
Lower Limit 602.00 MHz
Upper Limit 608.00 MHz
Design power capacity in use 100.0 %
Other Antenna Type N/A
ERP: 1000.0 kW
Manufacturer
Model TFU-24WB C160
Year 2018
Justification for New Antenna An interim antenna is necessary to keep station on air during primary antenna replacement & for duration of assigned phase. TFU-24WB cost is equivalent to a single-channel slot interim antenna. A TFU-24WB is required to replicate existing coverage.

Interim Antenna

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Other Antenna Costs

Section Question Response
Elbow Complex Do you require the separate purchase of the Elbow Complex? Yes
Broadband or Single Channel? B
Feed Line Size 6 1/8 inches
Side Mount Brackets Do you require the separate purchase of side mount brackets for an 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

Interim Antenna

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Other Antenna Cost Not Listed

Name Description

Shipping

$5,400

Transmission Line

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

Primary Transmission Line

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Existing Transmission Line

Section Question Response
Existing Transmission Line Description Type of change Utilize Existing
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 Dielectric
Type Rigid
Diameter 7 3/16 inches
Other Diameter N/A
Segment Length 20 inches
Other Segment Length N/A
Number of parallel runs 1
Length 1100 feet per run

Primary Transmission Line

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Other Transmission Line Expenses Not Listed

Name Description

TLSCRs

TLSCRs

TX Line Sweep

Sweep required to verify post-transition channel measures well on existing line.

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous parts completing transmission line system

Interim Transmission Line

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New Transmission Line

Section Question Response
New Transmission Line Costs Use Interim
Description of Use N/A
Change Type Purchase New
Type Rigid
Diameter 6 1/8 inches
Segment Length Broadband
Other Segment Length
Number of parallel runs 1
Length 1040 feet per run
Justification for New Transmission Line Needed for interim facility for construction of primary facility.

Interim Transmission Line

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Other Transmission Line Expenses Not Listed

Name Description

TX Line Sweep

Sweep required to verify post-transition channel measures well on new 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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Add Tower

Section Question Response
Existing Tower Description Type of change Modify Existing
Tower Use Primary (Main)
Description of Use N/A
Ownership Owned
Is this tower consider Complex? No
Is this tower currently shared with any other stations? No
One or more FM, AM or TV radio broadcaster(s) N/A
Others Types of Users N/A
Is tower documented for structural analysis? No
Is tower compliant with Rev G? No
Existing Tower Structure Registration Do you have a tower registration number? Yes
ASR Number 1220144
Coordinates (NAD83) Latitude (NAD83) 29° 54' 22.9" N-
Longitude (NAD83) 090° 02' 22.1" W-
Overall Structure Height 1047.89 feet
Support Structure Height 1047.89 feet
Ground Elevation Above Mean Sea Level (AMSL) 0.98 feet
Structure Type TOWER - Free Standing or Guyed Structure
Tower Owner WWL-TV, Inc.
Date Constructed 12/14/2001


Primary Tower

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Tower Modification Costs

Section Question Response
Engineering Study Please what type of engineering study is required, if any: Study needed for undocumented/poorly documented tower
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 N/A
Helicopter Services Required Are helicopter services required? No

Primary 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 856
Explanation Fewer PM tasks are needed & OES & 399 work are needed, so the PM total has been reduced to $150x856hrs($128400), a new OES component has been created & funded with part of the $ removed from PM,& "Prepare & or review reimbursement form" has been increased
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 2
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 2
NEPA Section 106 environmental review No
Environmental Assessment No
ASR Modification Yes
FAA Consultation (including preparation of FAA Form 7460) Yes
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 Yes
Additional Field Engineering Service Yes
Number of Days 20
Justification $2,500 per site visit including expenses x 20 days. It is necessary to survey the site, plan the equipment, develop specifications for purchasing, & oversee multiple vendor RF projects. Station does not have available personnel trained in such services.

Outside Professional Services Costs

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Other Professional Services Expenses Not Listed

Name Description

Other Engineering Services

Other Engineering Services related to the DTV Repack

Other Legal Services

Other Legal Services related to the DTV Repack

Pre filing site review

Outside engineering firm review of each facility

Other Expenses

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Section Question Response
AM Pattern Disturbance Is an Impact Study needed? Yes
Is Remediation needed? Yes
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? Yes
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? Yes

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 $2,218,896.37 $2,215,596.37 N/A $1,047,053.31 N/A
Total for all systems $4,450,882.00 $3,966,282.70 N/A $1,805,878.97 N/A
Primary Transmitter UTXTE 120 $2,218,896.37 $2,215,596.37 $1,047,053.31
Other -- Building Addition Size: 100.0 $25,000.00 $25,000.00 New pad required for heat exchangers, transformers, pumps, etc. Equipment must also be shielded. N/A N/A
UHF - Liquid Cooled Solid State Transmitter 75.1 kW $2,103,196.37 $2,103,196.37 See attached GatesAir quote $1,047,053.31 N/A
3" Rigid Conduit and Wiring (Cost per foot) $5,200.00 $4,900.00 N/A N/A N/A
Other Electrical Service: Additional electrical services required for transmitter installation, including heat exchangers, transformers, cooling pumps, etc. $25,000.00 $25,000.00 Additional electrical services required for transmitter installation, including heat exchangers, transformers, cooling pumps, etc. N/A N/A
10 Ton system $60,500.00 $57,500.00 WUPL is moving to WWL site and additional heating/cooling is required. Cost savings to the FCC will result since WUPL will not need to build-out an interim facility by moving to WWL. N/A N/A

Components

Actual Information Description File Name
Other -- Building Addition Size: 100.0 Information not provided.
UHF - Liquid Cooled Solid State Transmitter 75.1 kW

Component Description:
Gates inv #JW30004451-1A Transmitter pmt 2 UL20190412jgv3
Amount:
$349,017.77

Component Description:
Gates inv #JW30004451-1A Transmitter pmt 2 UL20190319jgv1
Amount:
$349,017.77

Component Description:
Inv JW30004451-1 WWL Transmitter 1 3rd dp UL20180717jg v1
Amount:
$698,035.54
3" Rigid Conduit and Wiring (Cost per foot) Information not provided.
Other Electrical Service: Additional electrical services required for transmitter installation, including heat exchangers, transformers, cooling pumps, etc. Information not provided.
10 Ton system 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 $756,045.88 $657,539.58 N/A $542,563.98 N/A
Total for all systems $4,450,882.00 $3,966,282.70 N/A $1,805,878.97 N/A
Interim Antenna TFU-24WB C160 $214,720.00 $212,280.00 $151,256.70
Shipping $5,400.00 $5,400.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Pattern scatter analysis for side mount high/med power antennas (if not included in antenna base cost) $5,260.00 $5,000.00 per Widelity estimate N/A N/A
Side mount brackets for high power antennas (if not included in antenna base cost) $23,150.00 $22,000.00 per Widelity estimate $10,091.70 N/A
Elbow complex, broadband, at antenna input, per 6 1/8. feedline (if needed) $13,700.00 $13,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Sweep test of existing antenna $6,730.00 $6,400.00 per Dielectric quotes $5,760.00 N/A
UHF - High Power, Side Mount, basic slot antenna, 24 bay,, 1000 kW input, directional,, horizontally polarized $160,480.00 $160,480.00 N/A $135,405.00 N/A
Primary Antenna TFU-20JTH-R 04 $541,325.88 $445,259.58 $391,307.28
Antenna Bury Adapter $72,391.80 $72,391.80 N/A $65,152.62 N/A
Antenna Mounting Adapter - Wedding Cake $18,330.00 $18,330.00 N/A $16,497.00 N/A
Antenna Mounting Extension Pole $151,475.08 $151,475.08 N/A $136,327.56 N/A
Reducer $2,100.00 $2,100.00 N/A $1,890.00 N/A
Elbow complex, single channel, at antenna input, per 6 1/8. feedline (if needed) $12,300.00 $10,298.00 N/A $9,268.20 N/A
Sweep test of existing antenna $6,730.00 $10,073.70 per Widelity estimate $10,073.70 N/A
UHF - High Power Top Mount (200-1000 kW), One station antenna, horizontally polarized $247,000.00 $149,592.00 N/A $134,632.80 N/A
Feed Through Complex $19,406.00 $19,406.00 N/A $17,465.40 N/A
Shipping $6,800.00 $6,800.00 N/A N/A N/A
Trans Test 7-75 $4,793.00 $4,793.00 N/A N/A N/A

Components

Actual Information Description File Name
Shipping 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)

Component Description:
Die MAN00729 v190506jgv1
Amount:
$2,242.60

Component Description:
Die MAN01162 v190517jgv2
Amount:
$5,045.85

Component Description:
Die MAN00850 v190506jgv1
Amount:
$2,803.25
Elbow complex, broadband, at antenna input, per 6 1/8. feedline (if needed) Information not provided.
Sweep test of existing antenna

Component Description:
Die MAN00729 v190506jgv1
Amount:
$1,280.00

Component Description:
Die MAN01162 v190517jgv2
Amount:
$2,880.00

Component Description:
Die MAN00850 v190506jgv1
Amount:
$1,600.00
UHF - High Power, Side Mount, basic slot antenna, 24 bay,, 1000 kW input, directional,, horizontally polarized

Component Description:
Die MAN00729 v190506jgv1
Amount:
$30,090.00

Component Description:
Die MAN00850 v190506jgv1
Amount:
$37,612.50

Component Description:
Die MAN01162 v190517jgv2
Amount:
$67,702.50
Antenna Bury Adapter

Component Description:
Die MAN00848rev v190822pmv2b
Amount:
$32,576.31

Component Description:
Die MAN01303rev v190822pmv2b
Amount:
$32,576.31

Component Description:
Die MAN00848 v190819pmv1
Amount:
$32,576.31

Component Description:
Die MAN01303 v190819pmv1
Amount:
$32,576.31
Antenna Mounting Adapter - Wedding Cake

Component Description:
Die MAN00848rev v190822pmv2b
Amount:
$8,248.50

Component Description:
Die MAN01303rev v190822pmv2b
Amount:
$8,248.50

Component Description:
Die MAN00848 v190819pmv1
Amount:
$8,248.50

Component Description:
Die MAN01303 v190819pmv1
Amount:
$8,248.50
Antenna Mounting Extension Pole

Component Description:
Die MAN00848rev v190822pmv2b
Amount:
$68,163.78

Component Description:
Die MAN01303rev v190822pmv2b
Amount:
$68,163.78

Component Description:
Die MAN01303 v190819pmv1
Amount:
$68,163.78

Component Description:
Die MAN00848 v190819pmv1
Amount:
$68,163.78
Reducer

Component Description:
Die MAN00848rev v190822pmv2b
Amount:
$945.00

Component Description:
Die MAN01303rev v190822pmv2b
Amount:
$945.00

Component Description:
Die MAN01303 v190819pmv1
Amount:
$945.00
Elbow complex, single channel, at antenna input, per 6 1/8. feedline (if needed)

Component Description:
Die MAN01303rev v190822pmv2b
Amount:
$4,634.10

Component Description:
Die MAN00848rev v190822pmv2b
Amount:
$4,634.10

Component Description:
Die MAN01303 v190819pmv1
Amount:
$4,634.10

Component Description:
Die MAN00848 v190819pmv1
Amount:
$4,634.10
Sweep test of existing antenna

Component Description:
Die MAN01303rev v190822pmv2b
Amount:
$2,156.85

Component Description:
Die MAN01303rev v190822pmv2b
Amount:
$2,880.00

Component Description:
Die MAN00848rev v190822pmv2b
Amount:
$2,156.85

Component Description:
Die MAN00848rev v190822pmv2b
Amount:
$2,880.00

Component Description:
Die MAN01303 v190819pmv1
Amount:
$2,880.00

Component Description:
Die MAN00848 v190819pmv1
Amount:
$2,880.00
UHF - High Power Top Mount (200-1000 kW), One station antenna, horizontally polarized

Component Description:
Die MAN01303rev v190822pmv2b
Amount:
$67,316.40

Component Description:
Die MAN00848rev v190822pmv2b
Amount:
$67,316.40

Component Description:
Die MAN00848 v190819pmv1
Amount:
$66,191.40

Component Description:
Die MAN01303 v190819pmv1
Amount:
$66,191.40
Feed Through Complex

Component Description:
Die MAN00848rev v190822pmv2b
Amount:
$8,732.70

Component Description:
Die MAN01303rev v190822pmv2b
Amount:
$8,732.70

Component Description:
Die MAN00848 v190819pmv1
Amount:
$8,732.70

Component Description:
Die MAN01303 v190819pmv1
Amount:
$8,732.70
Shipping Information not provided.
Trans Test 7-75 Information not provided.

Cost Information

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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 $295,801.75 $284,361.75 N/A $173,116.08 N/A
Total for all systems $4,450,882.00 $3,966,282.70 N/A $1,805,878.97 N/A
Interim Transmission Line $247,680.00 $236,240.00 $135,566.54
TX Line Sweep $6,400.00 $6,400.00 N/A N/A N/A
Rigid Transmission Line - copper, 6 1/8" broadband $241,280.00 $229,840.00 N/A $135,566.54 N/A
Primary Transmission Line $48,121.75 $48,121.75 $37,549.54
Miscellaneous $39,486.75 $39,486.75 N/A $35,538.04 N/A
TLSCRs $2,235.00 $2,235.00 N/A $2,011.50 N/A
TX Line Sweep $6,400.00 $6,400.00 N/A N/A N/A

Components

Actual Information Description File Name
TX Line Sweep Information not provided.
Rigid Transmission Line - copper, 6 1/8" broadband

Component Description:
Die MAN01162 v190517jgv2
Amount:
$60,436.84

Component Description:
Die MAN00850 v190506jgv1
Amount:
$1,288.87

Component Description:
Die MAN00729 v190506jgv1
Amount:
$1,031.10

Component Description:
Die MAN01162 v190517jgv2
Amount:
$2,319.97

Component Description:
Die MAN00729 v190506jgv1
Amount:
$31,328.78

Component Description:
Die MAN00850 v190506jgv1
Amount:
$39,160.98
Miscellaneous

Component Description:
Die MAN00848rev v190822pmv2b
Amount:
$15,369.41

Component Description:
Die MAN01303rev v190822pmv2b
Amount:
$1,243.68

Component Description:
Die MAN00848rev v190822pmv2b
Amount:
$1,243.68

Component Description:
Die MAN00848rev v190822pmv2b
Amount:
$1,155.93

Component Description:
Die MAN01303rev v190822pmv2b
Amount:
$1,155.93

Component Description:
Die MAN01303rev v190822pmv2b
Amount:
$15,369.41
TLSCRs

Component Description:
Die MAN01303rev v190822pmv2b
Amount:
$1,005.75

Component Description:
Die MAN00848rev v190822pmv2b
Amount:
$1,005.75

Component Description:
Die MAN01303 v190819pmv1
Amount:
$1,005.75
TX Line Sweep Information not provided.

Cost Information

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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 $657,800.00 $312,500.00 N/A $8,380.00 N/A
Total for all systems $4,450,882.00 $3,966,282.70 N/A $1,805,878.97 N/A
Primary Tower TOWER $657,800.00 $312,500.00 $8,380.00
Tower mapping for an undocumented/poorly documented tower and preparation of documentation necessary for tower load study $26,300.00 $12,500.00 Shared expense with WUPL since station is moving from existing tower to WWL tower. $8,380.00 N/A
Tall Tower (greater than 500') $210,500.00 $100,000.00 Shared expense with WUPL since station is moving from existing tower to WWL tower. N/A N/A
Major tower reinforcement/modifications $421,000.00 $200,000.00 Shared expense with WUPL since station is moving from existing tower to WWL tower. N/A N/A

Components

Actual Information Description File Name
Tower mapping for an undocumented/poorly documented tower and preparation of documentation necessary for tower load study

Component Description:
TCI inv #8560 Structural analysis pmt 1 UL20190322jgv1
Amount:
$4,190.00

Component Description:
TCI inv #8585 Structural analysis pmt 2 UL20190322jgv1
Amount:
$4,190.00
Tall Tower (greater than 500') Information not provided.
Major tower reinforcement/modifications 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 $378,298.00 $364,250.00 N/A $31,495.60 N/A
Total for all systems $4,450,882.00 $3,966,282.70 N/A $1,805,878.97 N/A
Outside Professional Services $378,298.00 $364,250.00 $31,495.60
Other Legal Services $10,000.00 $10,000.00 Other Legal Services related to the DTV Repack $665.53 N/A
Other Engineering Services $10,650.00 $10,650.00 Fewer PM tasks are needed & OES & 399 work are needed, so the PM total has been reduced to $150x856hrs($128400), a new OES component has been created & funded with part of the $ removed from PM,& "Prepare & or review reimbursement form" has been increased $600.00 N/A
Additional Field Engineering Service, 20 Days $50,000.00 $50,000.00 $2,500 per site visit including expenses x 20 days. It is necessary to survey the site, plan the equipment, develop specifications for purchasing, & oversee multiple vendor RF projects. Station does not have available personnel trained in such services. N/A N/A
Prepare engineering section of FCC Form 2100 (main), Construction Permit Application $3,155.00 $3,000.00 per Widelity estimate N/A N/A
Perform engineering study for new channel assignment and antenna development $7,360.00 $7,000.00 Per Widelity estimate N/A N/A
Attorney Fees - Prepare and File FCC Form 2100 (main), Construction Permit Application $5,260.00 $5,000.00 Per Widelity estimate N/A N/A
Attorney Fees -Prepare and File FCC Form 2100 (main), License to Cover Application $2,365.00 $2,250.00 Per Widelity estimate N/A N/A
Attorney Fees - Prepare and File request for Special Temporary Authorization $7,360.00 $7,000.00 Per Widelity estimate N/A N/A
ASR modification (prepare FCC Form 854) $2,105.00 $2,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
FAA consultant, including cost of preparing FAA Form 7460 (Notice of Proposed Construction), if needed for height increase $2,105.00 $2,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Comprehensive coverage verification via field study, if needed $84,200.00 $80,000.00 per Widelity estimate N/A N/A
RF Exposure Measurements $21,050.00 $10,000.00 Shared costs with WUPL N/A N/A
Pre filing site review $26,500.00 $26,500.00 N/A N/A N/A
Prepare engineering section of FCC Form 2100 (main), License to Cover Application $1,580.00 $1,500.00 per Widelity estimate N/A N/A
Prepare request for Special Temporary Authorization $4,100.00 $3,000.00 Per widelity estimate 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
Prepare and or review reimbursement form $2,630.00 $13,450.00 Fewer PM tasks are needed & OES & 399 work are needed, so the PM total has been reduced to $150x856hrs($128400), a new OES component has been created & funded with part of the $ removed from PM,& "Prepare & or review reimbursement form" has been increased $7,110.00 N/A
Project management of the transition $135,248.00 $128,400.00 N/A $23,120.07 N/A

Components

Actual Information Description File Name
Other Legal Services

Component Description:
Covington inv #60796723 Various Legal UL20181024jgv1
Amount:
$174.42

Component Description:
Covington 60801029 v190513pmv1
Amount:
$164.44

Component Description:
Covington 60801029 v190712jgv2
Amount:
$144.71

Component Description:
Covington 60801032 v190510pmv1
Amount:
$70.43

Component Description:
Covington 60805585 v190513pmv1
Amount:
$34.53

Component Description:
Covington 60801032 v190510pmv1
Amount:
$77.00
Other Engineering Services

Component Description:
Osborn inv #29839 Other Eng Srvcs UL20190326jgv1
Amount:
$600.00
Additional Field Engineering Service, 20 Days 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.
Attorney Fees - Prepare and File FCC Form 2100 (main), Construction Permit Application Information not provided.
Attorney Fees -Prepare and File FCC Form 2100 (main), License to Cover Application Information not provided.
Attorney Fees - Prepare and File request for Special Temporary Authorization Information not provided.
ASR modification (prepare FCC Form 854) Information not provided.
FAA consultant, including cost of preparing FAA Form 7460 (Notice of Proposed Construction), if needed for height increase Information not provided.
Comprehensive coverage verification via field study, if needed Information not provided.
RF Exposure Measurements Information not provided.
Pre filing site review Information not provided.
Prepare engineering section of FCC Form 2100 (main), License to Cover Application Information not provided.
Prepare request for Special Temporary Authorization Information not provided.
Address transition timing and coordination issues w/ other stations and wireless Information not provided.
Prepare and or review reimbursement form

Component Description:
Osborn 32837 v190614pmv1
Amount:
$625.00

Component Description:
Osborn 34587 v190813jgv1
Amount:
$2,207.50

Component Description:
Osborn 33670 v190618pmv1
Amount:
$1,077.50

Component Description:
Osborn inv #29000 Amend 399 Form UL20190326jgv1
Amount:
$3,200.00
Project management of the transition

Component Description:
Osborn inv #29839 Proj mgt 180526-180629 UL20190326jgv1
Amount:
$1,687.50

Component Description:
Osborn 32839 v190614pmv1
Amount:
$150.00

Component Description:
Inv 29217 WWL Proj Mgt 180428-180525 UL20180706jg v1
Amount:
$750.00

Component Description:
Osborn 32837 v190614pmv1
Amount:
$2,625.00

Component Description:
Osborn 33670 v190618pmv1
Amount:
$2,325.00

Component Description:
Osborn 34587 v190813jgv1
Amount:
$7,450.15

Component Description:
Osborn inv #26017 Prof srvcs 170607 - 170728 UL20181107jg v1
Amount:
$7,157.42

Component Description:
Osborn 32972 v190617pmv1
Amount:
$525.00

Component Description:
Osborn inv #28590 Proj mgt thru 180330 UL20190326jgv1
Amount:
$150.00

Component Description:
Osborn inv #29000 Proj mgt 180331-180427 UL20190326jgv1
Amount:
$300.00

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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 $144,040.00 $132,035.00 N/A $3,270.00 N/A
Total for all systems $4,450,882.00 $3,966,282.70 N/A $1,805,878.97 N/A
Other Expenses $144,040.00 $132,035.00 $3,270.00
Equipment Storage $15,000.00 $15,000.00 Storage rate for 2 flatbed trailers for 6 months per Dielectric Rate card. N/A N/A
Equipment Delivery and Handling Charges $25,000.00 $25,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Disposal Costs (for equipment and other waste, net of any salvage value) $25,000.00 $25,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Non-zoning permits $25,000.00 $25,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Local Zoning $1,020.00 $1,020.00 3 cents per 100 of construction cost for permit. N/A N/A
FCC Filing Fees - Special Temporary Authorization request $195.00 $190.00 Per Widelity Estimate N/A N/A
FCC Filing Fees - Form 2100 license to cover application $335.00 $325.00 per Widelity estimate N/A N/A
DTV Medical Facility Notification $11,550.00 $11,000.00 per Widelity estimate N/A N/A
AM Pattern Disturbance -- Remedy $21,050.00 $10,000.00 Station less than 5 km from KKNO-AM, WYLD-AM, WODT-AM, WWL-AM, & KGLA-AM sites. Costs shared with WUPL. N/A N/A
AM Pattern Disturbance -- Impact study $7,890.00 $7,500.00 Station less than 5 km from KKNO-AM, WYLD-AM, WODT-AM, WWL-AM & KGLA-AM sites. N/A N/A
MVPD Notification of Channel Change $6,000.00 $6,000.00 Informational campaign to notify MVPD's of upcoming changes and test dates. N/A N/A
Develop and air announcement of upcoming channel change $6,000.00 $6,000.00 40 hours to shoot, produce and edit spot for air. $3,270.00 N/A

Components

Actual Information Description File Name
Equipment Storage Information not provided.
Equipment Delivery and Handling Charges Information not provided.
Disposal Costs (for equipment and other waste, net of any salvage value) Information not provided.
Non-zoning permits Information not provided.
Local Zoning Information not provided.
FCC Filing Fees - Special Temporary Authorization request Information not provided.
FCC Filing Fees - Form 2100 license to cover application Information not provided.
DTV Medical Facility Notification Information not provided.
AM Pattern Disturbance -- Remedy Information not provided.
AM Pattern Disturbance -- Impact study Information not provided.
MVPD Notification of Channel Change Information not provided.
Develop and air announcement of upcoming channel change

Component Description:
2C Media inv #203806 Creation of channel change announcement UL20181016jgv1
Amount:
$3,270.00

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Grand Total

Predetermined
Cost Estimate
Estimated Cost Actual Cost
Total for all systems $4,450,882.00 $3,966,282.70 $1,805,878.97

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.

Jeffrey C Gehman

Engineering Associate


08/23/2019

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.

Jeffrey C Gehman

Engineering Associate


08/23/2019

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