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                                   Before the

                       Federal Communications Commission

                             Washington, D.C. 20554

   In the Matter of )


   Media Broadcasting Co Inc. )  File No. EB-FIELDNER-15-00019978

   Antenna Structure Registrant )

   ASR #1004502  )  NOV No. V20153260005


   Fall River, Massachusetts )

                              NOTICE OF VIOLATION

                                                  Released: October  26, 2015

   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 (Rules),^ to  Media Broadcasting Co Inc.
       (MBC), registrant of antenna structure  1004502 in Fall River,
       Massachusetts.  Pursuant to Section 1.89(a) of the Rules, issuance of
       this Notice does not preclude the Enforcement Bureau from further
       action if warranted, including issuing a Notice of Apparent Liability
       for Forfeiture for the violation noted herein.^

    2. On September  24, 2015, an agent of the Enforcement Bureau's Boston
       Office inspected antenna structure 1004502  located  behind the
       business building at 1658 President Ave in  Fall River, Massachusetts,
       and observed the following violation:

   47 C.F.R. S 17.21 (a) "Antenna structures shall be painted and lighted
   when they exceed 60.96 meters (200 feet) in height above the ground or
   they require special aeronautical study." At the time of inspection, on
   the night of September 24, 2015, agent observed no top red flashing beacon
   on the antenna structure number 1004502.

   The agent contacted MBC  on September 25, 2015 and informed of the red
   beacon out observed on September 24, at approximately 8 PM. On September
   30, after notifying MBC, the agent checked again and found that MBC did
   not file NOTAM.

    3. Pursuant to Section  403 of the Communications Act of 1934, as
       amended,^ and Section 1.89 of the Rules, we seek additional
       information concerning the violation and any remedial actions taken.
       Therefore, MBC must submit a written statement concerning this matter
       within twenty (20) days of release of this Notice. The response (i)
       must fully explain the violation, including all relevant surrounding
       facts and circumstances, (ii) must contain a statement of the specific
       action(s) taken to correct the violation and preclude recurrence, and
       (iii) must include a time line for completion of any pending
       corrective action(s). The response must be complete in itself and must
       not be abbreviated by reference to other communications or answers to
       other notices.^

    4. In accordance with Section 1.16 of the Rules, we direct MBC to support
       its response to this Notice with an affidavit or declaration under
       penalty of perjury, signed and dated by an authorized officer of MBC
       with personal knowledge of the representations provided in MBC's
       response, verifying the truth and accuracy of the information
       therein,^ and confirming that all of the information requested by this
       Notice which is in the licensee's possession, custody, control, or
       knowledge has been produced. To knowingly and willfully make any false
       statement or conceal any material fact in reply to this Notice is
       punishable by fine or imprisonment under Title 18 of the U.S. Code.^

    5. 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

   1 Batterymarch Park

   Quincy, Massachusetts  02169

    6. This Notice shall be sent to Media Broadcasting Co Inc. at its address
       of record.

    7. 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.


   Dennis Loria

   District Director

   Boston  Office

   Northeast  Region

   Enforcement Bureau

   ^ 47 C.F.R. S 1.89.

   ^ 47 C.F.R. S 1.89(a).

   ^ 47 U.S.C. S403.

   ^ 47 C.F.R. S 1.89(c).

   ^ Section 1.16 of the Rules provides that "[a]ny document to be filed with
   the Federal Communications Commission and which is required by any law,
   rule or other regulation of the United States to be supported, evidenced,
   established or proved by a written sworn declaration, verification,
   certificate, statement, oath or affidavit by the person making the same,
   may be supported, evidenced, established or proved by the unsworn
   declaration, certification, verification, or statement in writing of such
   person . . . . Such declaration shall be subscribed by the declarant as
   true under penalty of perjury, and dated, in substantially the following
   form . . . : `I declare (or certify, verify, or state) under penalty of
   perjury that the foregoing is true and correct. Executed on (date).
   (Signature)'." 47 C.F.R. S 1.16.

   ^ 18 U.S.C. S 1001 et seq. See also 47 C.F.R. S 1.17.

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

   Federal Communications Commission


                       Federal Communications Commission