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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:
49182
Service:
LPD
Call Sign:
W44DC-D
Channel:
17 (UHF)
File Number:
0000089656
FRN:
0006159552
Eligibility Status:
Eligible
Date Submitted:
11/14/2019

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.

Doing Business As: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.

Eric Yonkin

1 HSN Drive

St. Petersburg, FL 33729

United States

+1 (727) 872-7443 EASnotice@hsn.net 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

Trey Hanbury

Hogan Lovells US LLP

555 Thirteenth Street, NW

Washington, DC 20004

United States

+1 (202) 637-5534 trey.hanbury@hoganlovells.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 Receive new equipment (transmitter, antenna, extension for transmission line), conduct study for new tower

Question Response
Sharee Station Facility ID 73972
Call Sign WTOH
Type Commercial
Licensee Name SALEM MEDIA OF OHIO, INC.
Status LICENSED
DTS No
Community of License UPPER ARLINGTON, OH
Pre-auction RF Channel 255
Post-auction RF Channel
Neilsen DMA
Network Affiliation
Question Response
Sharee Station Facility ID 22339
Call Sign WSNY
Type Commercial
Licensee Name FRANKLIN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.
Status LICENSED
DTS No
Community of License COLUMBUS, OH
Pre-auction RF Channel 234
Post-auction RF Channel
Neilsen DMA
Network Affiliation
Question Response
Sharee Station Facility ID 54701
Call Sign WBNS-FM
Type Commercial
Licensee Name RADIOHIO, INCORPORATED
Status LICENSED
DTS No
Community of License COLUMBUS, OH
Pre-auction RF Channel 246
Post-auction RF Channel
Neilsen DMA
Network Affiliation
Question Response
Sharee Station Facility ID 25037
Call Sign WCOL-FM
Type Commercial
Licensee Name CITICASTERS LICENSES, INC.
Status LICENSED
DTS No
Community of License COLUMBUS, OH
Pre-auction RF Channel 222
Post-auction RF Channel
Neilsen DMA
Network Affiliation
Question Response
Sharee Station Facility ID 30244
Call Sign WCLL-CD
Type
Licensee Name WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.
Status LICENSED
DTS No
Community of License COLUMBUS, OH
Pre-auction RF Channel 19
Post-auction RF Channel 19
Neilsen DMA Columbus OH
Network Affiliation
Question Response
Sharee Station Facility ID 140069
Call Sign W287CP
Type
Licensee Name CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.
Status LICENSED
DTS No
Community of License COLUMBUS, OH
Pre-auction RF Channel 287
Post-auction RF Channel
Neilsen DMA
Network Affiliation
Question Response
Sharee Station Facility ID 49107
Call Sign WRKZ
Type Commercial
Licensee Name NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC
Status LICENSED
DTS No
Community of License COLUMBUS, OH
Pre-auction RF Channel 259
Post-auction RF Channel
Neilsen DMA
Network Affiliation
Question Response
Sharee Station Facility ID 11277
Call Sign WLVQ
Type Commercial
Licensee Name FRANKLIN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.
Status LICENSED
DTS No
Community of License COLUMBUS, OH
Pre-auction RF Channel 242
Post-auction RF Channel
Neilsen DMA
Network Affiliation
Question Response
Sharee Station Facility ID 142835
Call Sign W236CZ
Type
Licensee Name NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.
Status LICENSED
DTS No
Community of License COLUMBUS, OH
Pre-auction RF Channel 236
Post-auction RF Channel
Neilsen DMA
Network Affiliation
Question Response
Sharee Station Facility ID 71217
Call Sign WBNS-TV
Type Commercial
Licensee Name WBNS-TV, INC.
Status LICENSED
DTS No
Community of License COLUMBUS, OH
Pre-auction RF Channel 21
Post-auction RF Channel 21
Neilsen DMA Columbus OH
Network Affiliation
Question Response
Sharee Station Facility ID 50781
Call Sign WCMH-TV
Type Commercial
Licensee Name NEXSTAR BROADCASTING, INC.
Status LICENSED
DTS No
Community of License COLUMBUS, OH
Pre-auction RF Channel 14
Post-auction RF Channel 14
Neilsen DMA Columbus OH
Network Affiliation
Question Response
Sharee Station Facility ID 11118
Call Sign WSFJ-TV
Type Commercial
Licensee Name ION TELEVISION LICENSE, LLC
Status LICENSED
DTS No
Community of License LONDON, OH
Pre-auction RF Channel 19
Post-auction RF Channel 19
Neilsen DMA Columbus OH
Network Affiliation

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)
Ownership Owned
Is this transmitter currently shared with another station? No
Is this transmitter currently in operating condition? Yes
Existing Transmitter Manufacturer and Type Manufacturer
Model TXUD800LD
Year 2011
Type Solid State
Solid State Cooling Air Cooled
Solid State Power Capacity 0.8 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? No
Manufacturer
Model EC703HP-BB
Transmitter Type Solid State
Solid State Cooling Air Cooled
Solid State Power capacity 2.25 kW
Justification for New Transmitter The existing transmitter is incapable of generating the necessary digital power level.

Primary Transmitter

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Other Transmitter Costs

Section Question Response
Other Transmitter Costs
Does the transmitter installation require a Transmitter Building Site Survey/Installation? Yes
Electrical Service Service Entrance (3 phases 800A 208V) No
Switchgear (industrial 800 amp) No
Transformer (480V) No
Rigid Conduit and Wiring No
Other Electrical Service No
HVAC Service Does the replacement transmitter require HVAC Service? No
Transmitter Building Addition/Modification or Leasehold Improvement Does the Transmitter Building require an addition, modification, other leashold improvement? No

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)
Ownership Owned
Is the existing antenna shared with another station or stations? No
Is the existing antenna directional? Yes
Is antenna in operating condition? Yes
Is antenna located on or in close proximity to an antenna farm? No
Existing Antenna Manufacturer and Type
Mounting Side Mount
Antenna position in stack Not in Stack
Polarization Horizontal
Type Slotted Coaxial
ERP: 15.0 kW
Manufacturer
Model PSILP16BB-44
Year 2011

Primary Antenna

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New Antenna Costs

Section Question Response
New Antenna Description Use Primary (Main)
Change Type Purchase New
Ownership Owned
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
Mounting Side Mount
Antenna position in stack Not in Stack
Polarization Elliptical
Type Slotted Coaxial
ERP: 15.0 kW
Manufacturer
Model To Be Determined
Year 2021
Justification for New Antenna Original antenna was a single-channel, coaxial slot antenna and will not work on repack channel. The directional pattern is also different.

Primary Antenna

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Other Antenna Costs

Section Question Response
Elbow Complex Do you require the separate purchase of the Elbow Complex? No
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? No
Sweep Test Do you require the sweep testing of transmission line and antenna? No

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

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)
Ownership Owned
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 Andrew/CommScope
Type Flexible Foam
Diameter 1 5/8 inches
Number of parallel runs 1
Length 495 feet per run

Primary Transmission Line

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Other Transmission Line Expenses Not Listed

Name Description

Extension

Extension from the existing antenna bottom feed point up to new antenna center feed point.

Tower Equipment And Rigging Costs

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

Primary Tower

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Existing Tower

Section Question Response
Existing Tower Description Type of change Modify Existing
Tower Use Primary (Main)
Ownership Leased
Is this tower consider Complex? Candelabra
Is this tower currently shared with any other stations? Yes
One or more FM, AM or TV radio broadcaster(s) Yes
Others Types of Users Yes
Is tower documented for structural analysis? Yes
Is tower compliant with Rev G? Unknown
Existing Tower Structure Registration Do you have a tower registration number? No
Coordinates (NAD83) Latitude (NAD83) 39° 58' 16.0" N-
Longitude (NAD83) 083° 01' 40.0" W-
Overall Structure Height 1028.53 feet
Support Structure Height 910.09 feet
Ground Elevation Above Mean Sea Level (AMSL) 720.14 feet
Structure Type TOWER - Free Standing or Guyed Structure
Tower Owner WBNS-TV, Inc.
Date Constructed 06/30/1982

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

Facility ID Call Sign Service
71217 WBNS-TV DTV
73972 WTOH FM
30244 WCLL-CD DTV
22339 WSNY FM
25037 WCOL-FM FM
50781 WCMH-TV DTV
49107 WRKZ FM
142835 W236CZ FX
140069 W287CP FX
11277 WLVQ FM
11118 WSFJ-TV DTV
54701 WBNS-FM FM

Other Types of Users

Users
Two-Way Radio
Cell Service

Primary Tower

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Tower Modification Costs

Section Question Response
Engineering Study Please what type of engineering study is required, if any: Tower mapping and report for structural engineer
Tower Reinforcements Please select whether tower reinforcements are needed: Serious Reinforcements needed

Primary Tower

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Tower Rigging Costs

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

Primary Tower

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Other Tower Expenses Not Listed

Name Description

To Be Determined

Study may reveal additional necessary tower-related expenses.

Outside Professional Services Costs

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Section Question Response
Outside Project Management Services Do you require outside project management services? No
Outside RF consulting Engineering Services Perform engineering study for displacement application No
Prepare engineering section of Form FCC Construction Permit Application No
Prepare engineering section of Form FCC License to Cover Application No
Prepare request for Special Temporary Authority No
Prepare Form 601 No
Attorney and Other Outside Consulting Services Prepare and file Form FCC Construction Permit Application No
Prepare and file Form FCC License to Cover Application No
Prepare request for Special Temporary Authority No
Negotiation of Lease and other Matter for Shared Locations No
Prepare or Review FCC Form 399 for Reimbursement Yes
Form 399 assistance or other program management costs Yes
RF Field Engineering Services Comprehensive coverage verification via field study No
RF exposure measurements No
Additional Field Engineering Service Yes
Number of Days 5
Justification Due to personnel shortages, the station requires a local engineer to assist with delivery of the new transmitter and antenna, the assembly of the transmitter, and supervising the tower crew.

Outside Professional Services Costs

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Other Professional Services Expenses Not Listed

Information not provided.

Other Expenses

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Section Question Response
AM Pattern Disturbance Is an Impact Study needed? No
Is Remediation needed? No
Permit and Filing Costs FCC Construction Permit Major Change No
FCC Construction Permit Minor Change No
FCC License to Cover Application Yes
FCC Special Temporary Authority Application No
Other Miscellaneous Expenses Does this relocation require paying Disposal Costs (for equipment and other waste, net of any salvage value)? No
Does this relocation require Equipment Delivery or Handling Charges not otherwise included in individual item costs? No
Does this relocation require Equipment Storage? No
Point to Point Microwave (STL/ICR) Frequency Coordination for Unidirection System No
Frequency Coordination for Bi-Direction System No
New Point to Point Microwave System No

Other Expenses

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Other Expenses Not Listed

Information not provided.

Cost Information

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Transmitters

Where no predetermined cost estimate is available, any estimate provided will also become the predetermined cost (displayed in italics).
Description Predetermined
Cost Estimate
Estimated Cost Estimated Cost Justification Actual Cost Actual Cost Justification
Sub-total $94,000.00 $94,000.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Total for all systems $200,045.00 $200,045.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Primary Transmitter EC703HP-BB $94,000.00 $94,000.00 $0.00
UHF - Air Cooled Solid State Transmitter 1 - 2.5 kW $84,000.00 $84,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Transmitter Building Site Survey/Installation $10,000.00 $10,000.00 N/A N/A N/A

Components

Information not provided.

Cost Information

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Antennas

Where no predetermined cost estimate is available, any estimate provided will also become the predetermined cost (displayed in italics).
Description Predetermined
Cost Estimate
Estimated Cost Estimated Cost Justification Actual Cost Actual Cost Justification
Sub-total $25,000.00 $25,000.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Total for all systems $200,045.00 $200,045.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Primary Antenna To Be Determined $25,000.00 $25,000.00 $0.00
UHF-Low Power, Side Mount, Slotted Coaxial, 15.0kW input, Elliptical $25,000.00 $25,000.00 N/A N/A N/A

Components

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 $1,500.00 $1,500.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Total for all systems $200,045.00 $200,045.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Primary Transmission Line $1,500.00 $1,500.00 $0.00
Extension $1,500.00 $1,500.00 N/A N/A N/A

Components

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 $66,000.00 $66,000.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Total for all systems $200,045.00 $200,045.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Primary Tower TOWER $66,000.00 $66,000.00 $0.00
Complex Tower (includes, e.g., towers with candelabras and/or stacked antennas) $25,000.00 $25,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Serious tower reinforcement/modifications $15,000.00 $15,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Tower mapping and report for structural engineer $21,000.00 $21,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
To Be Determined $5,000.00 $5,000.00 N/A N/A N/A

Components

Information not provided.

Cost Information

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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 $13,210.00 $13,210.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Total for all systems $200,045.00 $200,045.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Outside Professional Services $13,210.00 $13,210.00 $0.00
Prepare/ Review 399 reimbursement form $1,710.00 $1,710.00 N/A N/A N/A
Form 399 assistance or other Program Management costs $1,500.00 $1,500.00 N/A N/A N/A
Additional Field Engineering Service, 5 Days $10,000.00 $10,000.00 N/A N/A N/A

Components

Information not provided.

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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 $335.00 $335.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Total for all systems $200,045.00 $200,045.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Other Expenses $335.00 $335.00 $0.00
FCC Filing Fees - Form 2100 license to cover application $335.00 $335.00 N/A N/A N/A

Components

Information not provided.

Cost Information

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Grand Total

Predetermined
Cost Estimate
Estimated Cost Actual Cost
Total for all systems $200,045.00 $200,045.00 $0.00

Reimbursement Status

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Question Response
The facility has ceased operating on its pre-auction channel.
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.

Eric Yonkin

Reimbursement Representative


11/14/2019

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