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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:
20559
Service:
LPD
Call Sign:
KJEO-LD
Channel:
14 (UHF)
File Number:
0000088912
FRN:
0015806946
Eligibility Status:
Eligible
Date Submitted:
11/12/2019

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

COCOLA BROADCASTING COMPANIES, LLC

Doing Business As: COCOLA BROADCASTING COMPANIES, LLC

Gary M. Cocola

706 W. HERNDON AVENUE

FRESNO, CA 93650

United States

+1 (559) 269-0425 garyc@cocolatv.com Limited Liability Company

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 Station granted CP RF 32 to RF 14 and CP Mod to move to new transmit site; will install an existing RYMSA antenna for RF 14 from another site; needs a new transmitter and tx line to connect to the antenna being moved; shares tx building only; not facility

Question Response
Sharee Station Facility ID 20560
Call Sign KMCF-LD
Type
Licensee Name COCOLA BROADCASTING COMPANIES, LLC
Status LICENSED
DTS No
Community of License VISALIA, CA
Pre-auction RF Channel 47
Post-auction RF Channel
Neilsen DMA
Network Affiliation
Question Response
Sharee Station Facility ID 17831
Call Sign KJKZ-LP
Type
Licensee Name COCOLA BROADCASTING COMPANIES, LLC
Status LICENSED
DTS No
Community of License FRESNO, CA
Pre-auction RF Channel 27
Post-auction RF Channel
Neilsen DMA
Network Affiliation
Question Response
Sharee Station Facility ID 68406
Call Sign KFAZ-CA
Type
Licensee Name COCOLA BROADCASTING COMPANIES, LLC
Status LICENSED
DTS No
Community of License VISALIA, CA
Pre-auction RF Channel 18
Post-auction RF Channel 18
Neilsen DMA Fresno-Visalia
Network Affiliation
Question Response
Sharee Station Facility ID 65762
Call Sign KMSG-LD
Type
Licensee Name COCOLA BROADCASTING COMPANIES, LLC
Status LICENSED
DTS No
Community of License FRESNO, CA
Pre-auction RF Channel 29
Post-auction RF Channel
Neilsen DMA
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 SSTVU-3000
Year 1998
Type Solid State
Solid State Cooling Air Cooled
Solid State Power Capacity 1.5 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 TRN-U-1000-FA
Transmitter Type Solid State
Solid State Cooling Air Cooled
Solid State Power capacity 1.4 kW
Justification for New Transmitter Existing SBP transmitter currently operating on RF 32 cannot support the stations displaced channel on RF 14.

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? No
Electrical Service Service Entrance (3 phases 800A 208V) No
Switchgear (industrial 800 amp) No
Transformer (480V) No
Rigid Conduit and Wiring Yes
Size 1 inches
Length 25.0 feet
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

Name Description

Contract Engineering

Costs for contract engineering to install the new transmitter

Antennas

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Section Question Response
Antenna Related Expenses Do you have antenna related expenses? No

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 Purchase New
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
Type Flexible Foam
Diameter 1 5/8 inches
Number of parallel runs 1
Length 150 feet per run

Primary Transmission Line

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New Transmission Line

Section Question Response
New Transmission Line Costs Use Primary (Main)
Change Type Purchase New
Is this a request for upgraded equipment? No
Type Flexible Foam
Diameter 1 5/8 inches
Number of parallel runs 1
Length 150 feet per run
Justification for New Transmission Line Station was granted a CP mod to move this facility to a new transmit site where they can use an existing RYMSA antenna but station will need to place new tx line for this installation; reflects overall savings for this displacement project.
Interior RF Systems Does the Installation of the Transmission Line require an additional or replacement Inside RF system including switching, patch panels, and dehydrators? No

Primary Transmission Line

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Other Transmission Line Expenses Not Listed

Information not provided.

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 Move Equipment
Tower Use Primary (Main)
Ownership Owned
Is this tower consider Complex? No
Is this tower currently shared with any other stations? Yes
One or more FM, AM or TV radio broadcaster(s) Yes
Others Types of Users No
Is tower documented for structural analysis? Unknown
Is tower compliant with Rev G? Unknown
Existing Tower Structure Registration Do you have a tower registration number? No
Coordinates (NAD83) Latitude (NAD83) 36° 44' 45.4" N-
Longitude (NAD83) 119° 17' 02.5" W-
Overall Structure Height 130.00 feet
Support Structure Height 120.00 feet
Ground Elevation Above Mean Sea Level (AMSL) 3350.00 feet
Structure Type TOWER - Free Standing or Guyed Structure
Tower Owner Cocola Broadcasting Companies, LLC
Date Constructed 01/01/1989

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
65762 KMSG-LD LPD
68406 KFAZ-CA DTV
17831 KJKZ-LP LPT
20560 KMCF-LD LPT

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 90
Explanation Costs to manage material and contractors and associated tasks for this displacement project.
Outside RF consulting Engineering Services Perform engineering study for displacement application 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 No
Prepare Form 601 No
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 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 Yes
RF exposure measurements Yes
Additional Field Engineering Service Yes
Number of Days 3
Justification Additional interference engineering for RF channel 14.

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 Yes
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)? 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
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 $286,760.00 $94,550.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Total for all systems $437,957.50 $218,903.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Primary Transmitter TRN-U-1000-FA $286,760.00 $94,550.00 $0.00
Channel 14 -- Additional field engineering time, 3 days $2,500.00 $2,500.00 Contract engineering labor for interference evaluation and analysis for RF channel 14. N/A N/A
Channel 14 Mask Filter $189,500.00 $0.00 Mask filter provided with Anywave transmitter quote. N/A N/A
UHF - Air Cooled Solid State Transmitter 1 - 2.5 kW $84,000.00 $81,300.00 Attached Anywave quote for this transmitter. N/A N/A
1" Rigid Conduit and Wiring $500.00 $500.00 Electrical material required for new transmitter. N/A N/A
RF Consulting Engineer $5,260.00 $5,250.00 N/A N/A N/A
Contract Engineering $5,000.00 $5,000.00 Contract engineering costs to install the new Anywave transmitter for RF channel 14. N/A N/A

Components

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Cost Information

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Antennas

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 $3,600.00 $5,708.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Total for all systems $437,957.50 $218,903.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Primary Transmission Line $3,600.00 $5,708.00 $0.00
Flexible Foam Transmission Line - dielectric, 1 5/8" $3,600.00 $5,708.00 Kathrein quote $5,436 plus 5% shipping. 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 $56,190.00 $30,000.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Total for all systems $437,957.50 $218,903.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Primary Tower TOWER $56,190.00 $30,000.00 $0.00
Tower Rigging Short Tower (less than 500') $56,190.00 $30,000.00 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 $89,462.50 $86,700.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Total for all systems $437,957.50 $218,903.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Outside Professional Services $89,462.50 $86,700.00 $0.00
Additional Field Engineering Service, 3 Days $3,000.00 $3,000.00 Contract engineering costs for additional field engineering associated with RF channel 14 interference and analysis. N/A N/A
RF Exposure Measurements $12,100.00 $12,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Prepare engineering section of FCC Form 2100 (main), Construction Permit Application $2,102.50 $2,100.00 N/A N/A N/A
Project management of the transition $9,495.00 $9,450.00 N/A N/A N/A
Comprehensive coverage verification via field study, if needed $52,600.00 $50,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Attorney Fees -Prepare and File FCC Form 2100 (main), License to Cover Application $1,577.50 $1,575.00 N/A N/A N/A
Attorney Fees - Prepare and File FCC Form 2100 (main), Construction Permit Application $3,025.00 $3,025.00 N/A N/A N/A
Prepare engineering section of FCC Form 2100 (main), License to Cover Application $1,052.50 $1,050.00 N/A N/A N/A
Prepare/ Review 399 reimbursement form $1,710.00 $1,700.00 N/A N/A N/A
Form 399 assistance or other Program Management costs $1,000.00 $1,000.00 Costs for any necessary 399 assistance associated with this project. N/A N/A
Perform engineering study for displacement application $1,800.00 $1,800.00 N/A N/A N/A

Components

Information not provided.

Cost Information

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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 $1,945.00 $1,945.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Total for all systems $437,957.50 $218,903.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Other Expenses $1,945.00 $1,945.00 $0.00
Disposal Costs (for equipment and other waste, net of any salvage value) $500.00 $500.00 Dispose of boxes, crates and packing material from the transmit site. N/A N/A
FCC Filing Fees - Form 2100 license to cover application $335.00 $335.00 N/A N/A N/A
FCC Filing Fees - Form 2100 minor change CP application $1,110.00 $1,110.00 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 $437,957.50 $218,903.00 $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.

Gary M Cocola

Managing Member


11/12/2019

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