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                1.                       Before the
          2.            Federal Communications Commission
             3.                 Washington, D.C. 20554

In the Matter of                )
Comcast Cable                   )            File No.   EB-04-CG-
Brookfield, Illinois            )            NOV No. V20043232009
Attention: Patrick Reyes        )

              5.                  NOTICE OF VIOLATION

                                             Released:  March 5, 

By the District Director, Chicago Office, Enforcement Bureau:

     This is a Notice of Violation ("Notice") issued pursuant  to 
Section 1.89  of  the  Commission's  Rules,1  to  Comcast  Cable, 
operator of the cable system serving Brookfield, Illinois.

     On March  3,  2004, an  agent  of the  Commission's  Chicago 
Office inspected the cable  system serving Brookfield,  Illinois, 
and observed the following violation(s):

  5.a.      47 C.F.R.  76.605(A)(12):  ``...signal  leakage 
            from  a   cable  television   system  shall   be 
            measured... and  shall be  limited as  follows:"  
            This  section  requires  that  cable   operators 
            maintain  their  cable  system  signal   leakage 
            below 20 V/m  in the frequency band between  54 
            MHz and  216 MHz.  Signal  leakage in excess  of 
            20   V/m   was  measured   at   the   following 

 Date    Fre-      Signal                 Location
        quency    Strength
         (MHz)     (V/m)
3/3/04  121.2-  312          West   side  of   house  at   9029 
        625                  Fairview Avenue
3/3/04  121.2-  380          Pole  across from  garage at  9030 
        625                  Sheridan Avenue

     Pursuant to  Section 308(b)  of  the Communications  Act  of 
1934, as amended,2  and Section 1.89  of the Commission's  Rules, 
Comcast Cable, must  submit a written  statement concerning  this 
matter within 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  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
                 Chicago Office
                 1550 Northwest Highway, Room 306
                 Park Ridge, IL  60068

     This Notice shall be sent to Comcast Cable, 596 Lamont Road, 
Elmhurst, IL  60126.

     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 

                                G. Michael Moffitt
                                District Director
                                Chicago 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.