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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:
4332
Service:
LPD
Call Sign:
W17DG-D
Channel:
18 (UHF)
File Number:
0000090032
FRN:
0001529247
Eligibility Status:
Not Determined
Date Submitted:
11/15/2019

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

KRCA LICENSE LLC

Doing Business As: KRCA LICENSE LLC

Chris Buchanan

1845 EMPIRE AVENUE

BURBANK, CA 91504

United States

+1 (818) 729-5300 chrisb@lbimedia.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

Samuel Hariton

Widelity

4031 University Dr

Suite 100

Fairfax, VA, VA 22030

United States

+1 (339) 222-8107 sam.hariton@widelity.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 W17DG-D is planning to purchase a new transmitter and antenna, both of which will be upgraded. The station will reuse the existing transmission line and remain on their current tower.

Question Response
Sharee Station Facility ID 51349
Call Sign WBEC-TV
Type Noncommercial Educational
Licensee Name THE SCHOOL BOARD OF BROWARD COUNTY, FLORIDA
Status LICENSED
DTS No
Community of License BOCA RATON, FL
Pre-auction RF Channel 25
Post-auction RF Channel 25
Neilsen DMA MIAMI-FT. LAUDERDALE
Network Affiliation
Question Response
Sharee Station Facility ID 6040
Call Sign WVFW-LD
Type
Licensee Name KRCA LICENSE LLC
Status LICENSED
DTS No
Community of License MIAMI, FL
Pre-auction RF Channel 34
Post-auction RF Channel
Neilsen DMA
Network Affiliation
Question Response
Sharee Station Facility ID 29547
Call Sign WSBS-CD
Type
Licensee Name WSBS LICENSING, INC.
Status LICENSED
DTS No
Community of License MIAMI, ETC., FL
Pre-auction RF Channel 19
Post-auction RF Channel 19
Neilsen DMA Miami-Ft. Lauderdale
Network Affiliation
Question Response
Sharee Station Facility ID 168061
Call Sign W24DE-D
Type
Licensee Name ATV HOLDINGS, INC.
Status LICENSED AND SILENT
DTS No
Community of License MIAMI, FL
Pre-auction RF Channel 24
Post-auction RF Channel
Neilsen DMA
Network Affiliation
Question Response
Sharee Station Facility ID 63154
Call Sign WTVJ
Type Commercial
Licensee Name NBC TELEMUNDO LICENSE LLC
Status LICENSED
DTS No
Community of License MIAMI, FL
Pre-auction RF Channel 31
Post-auction RF Channel 31
Neilsen DMA Miami-Ft. Lauderdale
Network Affiliation
Question Response
Sharee Station Facility ID 138594
Call Sign W288DD
Type
Licensee Name RADIO BY GRACE, INC.
Status LICENSED
DTS No
Community of License TAMARAC, FL
Pre-auction RF Channel 288
Post-auction RF Channel
Neilsen DMA
Network Affiliation
Question Response
Sharee Station Facility ID 29567
Call Sign WSFS
Type Commercial
Licensee Name ENTERCOM LICENSE, LLC
Status LICENSED
DTS No
Community of License MIRAMAR, FL
Pre-auction RF Channel 282
Post-auction RF Channel
Neilsen DMA
Network Affiliation
Question Response
Sharee Station Facility ID 67193
Call Sign WMIB
Type Commercial
Licensee Name CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.
Status LICENSED
DTS No
Community of License FORT LAUDERDALE, FL
Pre-auction RF Channel 278
Post-auction RF Channel
Neilsen DMA
Network Affiliation
Question Response
Sharee Station Facility ID 60536
Call Sign WAMI-DT
Type Commercial
Licensee Name UNIMAS MIAMI LLC
Status LICENSED
DTS No
Community of License HOLLYWOOD, FL
Pre-auction RF Channel 24
Post-auction RF Channel 24
Neilsen DMA Miami-Ft. Lauderdale
Network Affiliation
Question Response
Sharee Station Facility ID 51979
Call Sign WZTU
Type Commercial
Licensee Name CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.
Status LICENSED
DTS No
Community of License MIAMI BEACH, FL
Pre-auction RF Channel 235
Post-auction RF Channel
Neilsen DMA
Network Affiliation
Question Response
Sharee Station Facility ID 11965
Call Sign WBGG-FM
Type Commercial
Licensee Name CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.
Status LICENSED
DTS No
Community of License FORT LAUDERDALE, FL
Pre-auction RF Channel 290
Post-auction RF Channel
Neilsen DMA
Network Affiliation
Question Response
Sharee Station Facility ID 41381
Call Sign WHYI-FM
Type Commercial
Licensee Name CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.
Status LICENSED
DTS No
Community of License FORT LAUDERDALE, FL
Pre-auction RF Channel 264
Post-auction RF Channel
Neilsen DMA
Network Affiliation
Question Response
Sharee Station Facility ID 168482
Call Sign WTXI-LD
Type
Licensee Name NEW YORK SPECTRUM HOLDING COMPANY, LLC
Status LICENSED
DTS No
Community of License MIAMI, FL
Pre-auction RF Channel 33
Post-auction RF Channel
Neilsen DMA
Network Affiliation
Question Response
Sharee Station Facility ID 64971
Call Sign WSCV
Type Commercial
Licensee Name NBC TELEMUNDO LICENSE LLC
Status LICENSED
DTS No
Community of License FORT LAUDERDALE, FL
Pre-auction RF Channel 30
Post-auction RF Channel 30
Neilsen DMA Miami-Ft. Lauderdale
Network Affiliation
Question Response
Sharee Station Facility ID 51978
Call Sign WMIA-FM
Type Commercial
Licensee Name CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.
Status LICENSED
DTS No
Community of License MIAMI BEACH, FL
Pre-auction RF Channel 230
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? Yes
Is this transmitter currently in operating condition? Yes
Existing Transmitter Manufacturer and Type Manufacturer
Model CZ500
Year 1999
Type Solid State
Solid State Cooling Air Cooled
Solid State Power Capacity 2.5 kW

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

Facility ID Call Sign
168482 WTXI-LD

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 TBD
Transmitter Type Solid State
Solid State Cooling Air Cooled
Solid State Power capacity 1.8 kW
Justification for New Transmitter W17DG-D requires a new transmitter because the transmitter is no longer supported by the manufacturer and there are no personnel to retune it

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 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? Yes
Is the existing antenna directional? Yes
Is antenna in operating condition? Yes
Is antenna located on or in close proximity to an antenna farm? No
Existing Antenna Manufacturer and Type
Mounting Side Mount
Antenna position in stack Not in Stack
Polarization Horizontal
Type Broadband Panel
Number of Stations Supported 1
Number of Panels 4
Design power capacity in use 20.0 %
Lower Limit 470.00 MHz
Upper Limit 536.00 MHz
ERP: 15.0 kW
Manufacturer
Model 955514
Year 1999

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

Facility ID Call Sign
168482 WTXI-LD

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? Yes
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 Horizontal
Type Broadband Panel
Number of Stations Supported 2
Number of Panels/Bays 4
Lower Limit 470.00 MHz
Upper Limit 536.00 MHz
Design power capacity in use 20.0 %
ERP: 15.0 kW
Manufacturer
Model TBD
Year 2018
Justification for New Antenna New antenna is needed to accommodate channel sharing of stations displaced due to repack.

Primary Antenna

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Other Antenna Costs

Section Question Response
Combiner for Shared Antenna Do you need a Combiner for a Shared Antenna? No
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? Yes
Power Dividers Does the panel antenna require power dividers? No
Cable Harness Does the panel antenna require cable harness? 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? No

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? 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? No
Is tower compliant with Rev G? No
Existing Tower Structure Registration Do you have a tower registration number? Yes
ASR Number 1224225
Coordinates (NAD83) Latitude (NAD83) 25° 59' 10.0" N-
Longitude (NAD83) 080° 11' 36.3" W-
Overall Structure Height 1019.02 feet
Support Structure Height 942.90 feet
Ground Elevation Above Mean Sea Level (AMSL) 11.15 feet
Structure Type GTOWER - Guyed Structure Used for Communication Purposes
Tower Owner American Towers LLC
Date Constructed 10/12/2001

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
51978 WMIA-FM FM
6040 WVFW-LD LPD
51349 WBEC-TV DTV
41381 WHYI-FM FM
64971 WSCV DTV
51979 WZTU FM
29567 WSFS FM
60536 WAMI-DT DTV
168482 WTXI-LD LPD
168061 W24DE-D LPT
138594 W288DD FX
67153 880204TF FX
63154 WTVJ DTV
11965 WBGG-FM FM
29547 WSBS-CD DTV

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 need for guyed or free-standing tower
Tower Reinforcements Please select whether tower reinforcements are needed: Minor 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 254
Explanation W17DG-D requires the aid of outside project management services to fulfill the requirements of the repack. W17DG-D will hire an outside firm to facilitate and support W17DG-D in these tasks and others to ensure a timely and well managed transition.
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 Yes
Quantity 1
Prepare Form 601 Yes
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
Negotiation of Lease and other Matter for Shared Locations Yes
Prepare or Review FCC Form 399 for Reimbursement Yes
Form 399 assistance or other program management costs No
RF Field Engineering Services Comprehensive coverage verification via field study No
RF exposure measurements No
Additional Field Engineering Service No

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 Yes
FCC Construction Permit Minor Change Yes
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)? No
Does this relocation require Equipment Delivery or Handling Charges not otherwise included in individual item costs? No
Does this relocation require Equipment Storage? Yes
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 $84,000.00 $84,617.07 N/A $0.00 N/A
Total for all systems $473,487.00 $510,217.07 N/A $0.00 N/A
Primary Transmitter TBD $84,000.00 $84,617.07 $0.00
UHF - Air Cooled Solid State Transmitter 1 - 2.5 kW $84,000.00 $84,617.07 Please see GatesAir Quote Q-80136 (With attached Exciter quote) Like-for-Like Transmitter Documentation N/A N/A

Components

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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 $12,730.00 $33,730.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Total for all systems $473,487.00 $510,217.07 N/A $0.00 N/A
Primary Antenna TBD $12,730.00 $33,730.00 $0.00
Sweep test of transmission line and antenna $5,730.00 $5,730.00 N/A N/A N/A
UHF Broadband panel antenna (per panel), horizontally-polarized $7,000.00 $28,000.00 Per predetermined estimate, 4 panels at $7,000.00 is $28,000. Please also see W17DG-D Antenna Justification and Upgrade Documentation for the like-for-like justification letter. N/A N/A

Components

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Cost Information

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Transmission Line

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 $324,450.00 $324,450.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Total for all systems $473,487.00 $510,217.07 N/A $0.00 N/A
Primary Tower GTOWER $324,450.00 $324,450.00 $0.00
Tower Rigging Tall Tower (greater than 500') $157,750.00 $157,750.00 N/A N/A N/A
Minor tower reinforcement/modifications $158,000.00 $158,000.00 Catalog of costs N/A N/A
Study needed for guyed or free-standing tower $8,700.00 $8,700.00 N/A N/A N/A

Components

Information not provided.

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Outside Professional Services

Where no predetermined cost estimate is available, any estimate provided will also become the predetermined cost (displayed in italics).
Description Predetermined
Cost Estimate
Estimated Cost Estimated Cost Justification Actual Cost Actual Cost Justification
Sub-total $45,597.00 $60,710.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Total for all systems $473,487.00 $510,217.07 N/A $0.00 N/A
Outside Professional Services $45,597.00 $60,710.00 $0.00
Attorney Fees - Prepare and File request for Special Temporary Authorization $2,235.00 $2,235.00 N/A N/A N/A
Attorney Fees - Negotiation of lease and other matters for shared locations $3,262.50 $3,262.50 N/A N/A N/A
Attorney Fees -Prepare and File FCC Form 2100 (main), License to Cover Application $1,577.50 $1,577.50 N/A N/A N/A
Prepare Form 601 $755.00 $755.00 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 $1,052.50 N/A N/A N/A
Prepare engineering section of FCC Form 2100 (main), Construction Permit Application $2,102.50 $2,102.50 N/A N/A N/A
Prepare request for Special Temporary Authorization $1,280.00 $1,280.00 N/A N/A N/A
Perform engineering study for displacement application $1,800.00 $1,800.00 N/A N/A N/A
Prepare/ Review 399 reimbursement form $1,710.00 $1,710.00 N/A N/A N/A
Project management of the transition $26,797.00 $41,910.00 Please see Widelity W17DG-D Strategic Support Quote. 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 $6,710.00 $6,710.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Total for all systems $473,487.00 $510,217.07 N/A $0.00 N/A
Other Expenses $6,710.00 $6,710.00 $0.00
FCC Filing Fees - Special Temporary Authorization request $305.00 $305.00 N/A 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
Equipment Storage $0.00 $0.00 Required due to displacement - documentation pending N/A N/A
FCC Filing Fees - Form 2100 Major change CP application $4,960.00 $4,960.00 N/A N/A N/A

Components

Information not provided.

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Grand Total

Predetermined
Cost Estimate
Estimated Cost Actual Cost
Total for all systems $473,487.00 $510,217.07 $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.

Michael Everett Todd

Chief Engineer


11/15/2019

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