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                                   Before the

                       Federal Communications Commission

                             Washington, D.C. 20554

   In the Matter of )


   CBS Radio Holdings, Inc. ) File No. EB-07-SD-298

   Radio Station KEZN )

   Palm Desert, CA )

   Facility ID # 11747 ) NOV No. V20073294018


                              NOTICE OF VIOLATION

   Released: September 25, 2007

   By the District Director, San Diego Office, Western Region, Enforcement

    1. This is a Notice of Violation ("Notice") issued pursuant to Section
       1.89 of the Commission's Rules, to. CBS Radio Holdings, Inc. ("CBS
       Radio"), licensee of FM Broadcast radio station KEZN, Palm Desert,

    2. On August 15, 2007, an agent of the Enforcement Bureau's San Diego
       Office inspected KEZN, located at 72-915 Parkview Drive, Palm Desert,
       California and observed the following violation:

   a. 47 C.F.R. S: 11.52(d): "Broadcast stations and cable systems and
   wireless cable systems must monitor two EAS sources. The monitoring
   assignments of each broadcast station and cable system and wireless cable
   system are specified in the State EAS Plan and FCC Mapbook." At the time
   of inspection, the designated first local primary (LP-1), radio station
   KDES-FM, Palm Springs, CA, was not being monitored. KEZN was monitoring
   only the second local primary (LP-2) KCLB-FM, Coachella, CA.

    b. 47 C.F.R. S:11.61(b): "Entries shall be made in EAS Participant
       records, as specified in Sections 11.35(a) and 11.54(b)(13)." At the
       time of inspection, the broadcast station records contained no entries
       documenting the transmission of the required monthly test (RMT) for
       the month of June 2007, and indicated that the required weekly test
       (RWT) had been received once during the month of May 2007 from the
       second local primary (LP-2) KCLB-FM. No system record entries were
       found indicating the reasons why the tests had not been received or

    3. Pursuant to Section 403 of the Communications Act of 1934, as amended,
       and Section 1.89 of the Commission's Rules, CBS Radio 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 taken to correct each
       violation, preclude recurrence, and should include a time line for
       completion of pending corrective actions.

    4. The response must be complete in itself and signed by a principal or
       officer of CBS Radio Holdings, Inc. 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

   San Diego District Office

   4542 Ruffner Street, Suite 370

   San Diego, CA 92111

    5. This Notice shall be sent to by Certified Mail/Return Receipt
       Requested and regular mail to CBS Radio Holdings, Inc, at its address
       of record.

    6. 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.


   William R. Zears Jr.

   District Director

   San Diego District Office

   Western 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


                       Federal Communications Commission