Webinars on Low Power FM Radio Announced
Federal Communications Commission
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See MCI v. FCC. 515 F 2d 385 (D.C. Circ 1974).
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
NEWS MEDIA CONTACT:
August 8, 2013
Janice Wise (202 418-8165)
FCC ANNOUNCES WEBINARS ON LOW POWER FM RADIOWashington, D.C: The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) today announced it will
hold two webinars to answer questions about low power FM (LPFM) and the process for applying for a
new LPFM license during the October 15 - October 29, 2013 open filing window. The LPFM service
was established in 2000 to create opportunities for new voices to be heard on the radio.
The first webinar will be held August 20th from 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Areas that will be covered
include: an overview of the low power radio service; how to use the Commission's LPFM Channel
Finder; instructions on creating a CDBS account; and how to fill out the application (Form 318), among
others. Details on the second webinar, to be held in early October, will be provided in a subsequent
The webinars will be broadcast live over the Internet at http://www.fcc.gov/live. Presentations
will be available both during and after the sessions at www.fcc.gov/event as well as at
http://www.fcc.gov/events/webinars-low-power-fm-radio. Participants can submit questions by email
during the webinars to email@example.com or by Twitter using the hashtag, #LPFMquestions. As many
questions as possible will be answered during the sessions. Open captioning will be provided.
For additional information about the webinar, please contact Parul P. Desai, Attorney/Advisor,
Media Bureau, at (202) 418-8217 or firstname.lastname@example.org. For press inquiries, contact Janice Wise (202)
418-8165 or email@example.com.
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