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                                   Before the

                       Federal Communications Commission

                             Washington, D.C. 20554

   In the Matter of )


   Adelphia Company of Western CT ) File No. EB-06-BS-061

   Physical System ID # 002973 )

   Waterbury, CT ) NOV No. V20063226006




                              NOTICE OF VIOLATION

   Released: July 18, 2006

   By the District Director, Boston Office, Northeast Region, Enforcement

    1. This is a Notice of Violation ("Notice") issued pursuant to Section
       1.89 of the Commission's Rules (the "Rules"), to Adelphia Company of
       Western Connecticut, operator of a cable system serving Waterbury, CT.

    2. On June 22, 2006, an agent of the Commission's Boston Office inspected
       the Adelphia Company of Western CT system located in Waterbury, CT,
       and observed the following violation:

   Section 76.605(a)(12) of the Rules requires that cable operators maintain
   their cable system signal leakage below 20 micro volts per meter (uV/m)
   when operating in the frequency band between 54 MHz and 216 MHz. See 47
   C.F.R. S 76.605(a)(12). The agent measured signal leakage in excess of 20
   uV/m at the following locations:

               Frequency   Signal Strength                                   
      Date                                              Location             
                 (MHz)         (uV/m)                                        

     5/22/06   133.2625          50           Pole in front of 56 Hillview   

     5/22/06   133.2625          63            In front of 76 Easton Ave.    

     5/22/06   133.2625          170               Behind 80 Ash St.         

     5/22/06   133.2625          66            Pole in front of 44 Sylvan    

     5/22/06   133.2625          86            Beside 842 South Main St.     

    3. Pursuant to Section 403 of the Communications Act of 1934, as amended,
       and Section 1.89 of the Commission's Rules, Adelphia Company of
       Western CT must submit a written statement concerning this matter
       within twenty (20) 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 Adelphia Company of Western CT. 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

   Boston Office

   One Batterymarch Park

   Quincy, MA 02169

    4. This Notice shall be sent to  Adelphia Company of Western CT  at its
       address of record.

    5. The Privacy Act of 1974 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.


   Dennis V. Loria

   District Director

   Boston Office

   Northeast Region

   Enforcement Bureau

   47 C.F.R. S 1.89.

   47 U.S.C. S 403.

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

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


                       Federal Communications Commission