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                           Before the
                Federal Communications Commission
                     Washington, D.C. 20554


In the Matter of                )
                                )
Bright House Networks           )            File  No.  EB-03-TP-
396
3526 9th Street West            )
Bradenton, Florida              )            NOV              No.  
V20033270001
                                )
Attention:  Richard Hoffmeister )


                       NOTICE OF VIOLATION

                                             Released:  September 
17, 2003

By the District Director, Tampa Office, Enforcement Bureau:

  1.      This  is  a  Notice  of  Violation  ("Notice")   issued 
     pursuant to  Section 1.89  of  the Commission's  Rules,1  to 
     Bright House Networks, operator of the cable system  serving 
     Anna Maria/ Holmes Beach, Florida.

  2.      On August  28  and  August  29,  2003,  agents  of  the 
     Commission's Tampa Office inspected the cable system in Anna 
     Maria/Holmes  Beach,  Florida  and  observed  the  following 
     violation:

  2.a.      47 C.F.R.   76.605 (a)(12):  Signal leakage  in 
            excess of the  20 micro volts per meter  allowed 
            by the rules  were detected and measured at  the 
            following locations in Anna Maria/Holmes  Beach, 
            Florida with the indicated signal strength  (ss) 
            in micro volts per meter,

             1.   Pole located in front  of 5616 Gulf  Shore 
          Condo               ss 42

             2.  Pole behind White Sands Resort, Gulf  Drive 
          6504
                 (Between units 7 & 8)                      
          ss 146

             3.  Beach Bistro Resort, 6600 Gulf Drive       
          ss 362 

             4.   Pole in front of  residence at 107  Spring 
          Lane           ss 36 

             5.  Anna Maria Laundromat at 9906 Gulf Drive   
          ss 23

             6.  Pole  in front of residence at 211  Coconut 
          Avenue         ss 46

             7.   Pole in  front of residence  at 781  North 
          Shore Drive                        ss 82

              8.   Pole in front of  residence at 806  North 
          Shore Drive         ss 42

              9.   Pole in front of  residence at 805  North 
          Shore Drive         ss 38

            10.  Pole  in front  of residence  at 833  North 
       Shore Drive       ss 42

            11.  Pole In front of Rod and Riel Pier, at  the 
            corner of 
                   North Shore and Alamanda                 
            ss 36

            12.  Sterling Anvil Jewelry at 5341 Gulf Drive  
          ss 103

            13.  Residence at 107A 73rd Street              
          ss 124

            14.  Pole  between residences at  7301 and  7405 
          Gulf Drive          ss 48

            15.  Residence at 131 W White Avenue            
          ss 67

            16.  Residence at 6105 Bay Boulevard            
          ss 250

            17.  Pole next to 703 S. Bay Boulevard          
          ss 56

            18.  Pole between residences 618 and 702 S.  Bay 
          Boulevard      ss 27

            19.  Residence at 6810 Palm Drive               
          ss 228

            20.   Abandoned cable  in residence  located  at 
          311 A 65th street   ss 73               
  3.      Pursuant to Section 308(b) of the Communications Act of 
     1934, as  amended,2 and  Section  1.89 of  the  Commission's 
     Rules,  Bright  House  Networks,   must  submit  a   written 
     statement concerning this matter  within 10 days of  release 
     of this  Notice.   The  response  must  fully  explain  each 
     violation,  must  contain  a   statement  of  the   specific 
     action(s) taken  to  correct  each  violation  and  preclude 
     recurrence, and should include a time line for completion of 
     pending corrective action(s).  The response must be complete 
     in itself  and  signed by  a  principal or  officer  of  the 
     licensee with personal knowledge of the matter.  All replies 
     and documentation sent in response to this Notice should  be 
     marked with the File  No. and NOV  No. specified above,  and 
     mailed to the following address:

                 Federal Communications Commission
                 Tampa Office
                 2203 N. Lois Avenue, Suite 1215
                 Tampa, Florida 33607


  4.      This Notice  shall be  sent to  Bright house  Networks, 
     3526 9th Street West, Bradenton Florida 34205.

  5.      The Privacy Act  of 19743 requires  that we advise  you 
     that  the  Commission   will  use   all  relevant   material 
     information before it,  including any information  disclosed 
     in your reply, to determine what, if any, enforcement action 
     is required to ensure compliance.  Any false statement  made 
     knowingly  and  willfully  in   reply  to  this  Notice   is 
     punishable by fine  or imprisonment  under Title  18 of  the 
     U.S. Code.4


                                FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS 
COMMISSION




                                Ralph M. Barlow
                                District Director
                                Tampa Office
_________________________

1 47 C.F.R.  1.89.

2 47 U.S.C.  308(b).
3 P.L. 93-579, 5 U.S.C.  552a (e) (3).

4 18 U.S.C.  1001 et seq.