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

In the Matter of                )
Citicasters Company             )            File  No.  EB-05-LA-
Registered Owner of Antenna Structure        )
ASR # 1028243                   )            NOV              No.  
Lancaster, California           )

                       NOTICE OF VIOLATION

                                             Released: January 
13, 2006

By the District Director, Los Angeles Office, Western Region, 
Enforcement Bureau:

  1.      This is a Notice of Violation ("Notice") issued 
     pursuant to Section 1.89 of the Commission's Rules,1 to 
     Citicasters Company, registered owner of antenna structure 

  2.      On November 8, 2005, an agent of the Commission's Los 
     Angeles Office inspected antenna structure #1028243 located 
     at 2501 W Avenue I, Lancaster, California, and observed the 
     following violation(s):

  2.a.      47 C.F.R.  17.23: Unless otherwise specified 
            by the Commission, each new or altered antenna 
            structure to be registered on or after January 
            1, 1996, must conform to the FAA's painting and 
            lighting recommendations set forth on the 
            structure's FAA determination of "no hazard," 
            as referenced in the relevant FAA Advisory 
            Circulars.  At the time of the inspection, the 
            agent observed that the antenna structure's top 
            strobe flash rate was slower than what was 
            required by the structure's antenna structure 

  3.      Pursuant to Section 308(b) of the Communications Act of 
     1934, as amended,2 and Section 1.89 of the Commission's 
     Rules, Citicasters Company, 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 Citicasters Company.  
     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
                 Los Angeles Office
                 18000 Studebaker Rd., Suite 660
                 Cerritos, California 90703

  4.      This Notice shall be sent to Citicasters Company at its 
     address of record.

  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 

                                Catherine Deaton
                                District Director
                                Los Angeles District Office
                                Western Region
                                Enforcement Bureau


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.