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                                   Before the

                       Federal Communications Commission

                             Washington, D.C. 20554

   In the Matter of )


   Metro Communications ) File No. EB-08-NY-0321

   Licensee of Radio Station WPNP467 )

   Clifton, NJ ) NOV No.V200832380059



                              NOTICE OF VIOLATION

   Released: September 10, 2008

   By the District Director, New York Office, Northeastern Region,
   Enforcement Bureau:

    1. This is a Notice of Violation ("Notice") issued pursuant to Section
       1.89 of the Commission's Rules to Metro Communications ("Metro"),
       licensee of radio station WPNP467 in Clifton, NJ.

    2. On September 8, 2008, in response to a licensee's complaint of radio
       interference on the frequency 463.9875 MHz, agents of the New York
       Office monitored station WPNP467 on the frequency 463.9875 MHz and
       observed the following violations:

     a. 47 C.F.R. S: 90.403(e): "Licensees shall take reasonable precautions
        to avoid causing harmful interference. This includes monitoring the
        transmitting frequency for communications in progress and such other
        measures as may be necessary to minimize the potential for causing
        interference." At the time of the investigation, Metro repeatedly
        initiated radio transmissions on 463.9875 MHz while other
        transmissions on the same frequency were already in progress.

     b. 47 C.F.R. S: 90.425(a): "Except as provided for in paragraphs (d) and
        (e) of this section, each station or system shall be identified by
        the transmission of the assigned call sign during each transmission
        or exchange of transmissions, or once each 15 minutes (30 minutes in
        the Public Safety Pool) during periods of continuous operation. The
        call sign shall be transmitted by voice in the English language or by
        International Morse Code in accordance with paragraph (b) of this
        section." On September 8, 2008, between 11:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.,
        Metro did not transmit its call sign identification WPNP467 on the
        frequency 463.9875 MHz.

     c. 47 C.F.R. S: 90.427(a): "Each transmitter shall be so installed and
        protected that it is not accessible to or capable of operation by
        persons other than those duly authorized by and under control of the
        licensee." At the time of the investigation, agents observed that
        Metro operated its station, WPNP467, in an unauthorized and
        unprotected manner in that its station was programmed to transmit a
        continuous signal on 463.9875 MHz whenever another licensee's mobile
        units were in operation.

     d. 47 C.F.R. S: 90.439: "All stations and records of stations in these
        services shall be made available for inspection at any reasonable
        time while the station is in operation upon reasonable request of an
        authorized representative of the Commission." The licensee refused to
        make the station available for inspection after a request by a
        representative of the Commission's New York Office.

    3. Pursuant to Section 308(b) of the Communications Act of 1934, as
       amended, and Section 1.89 of the Commission's Rules, Metro 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
       Metro. 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

   New York Office

   201 Varick Street, Suite1151

   New York, NY 10014

    4. This Notice shall be sent to Metro 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.


   Daniel W. Noel

   District Director

   New York Office

   Northeast Region

   Enforcement Bureau

   47 C.F.R. S: 1.89.

   47 U.S.C. S: 308(b).

   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