Low Power FM and FM Translator Public Forum

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm EDT
445 12th St., SW, Commission Meeting Room, Washington, DC

The focus of the forum was how pending FM translator applicants from the 2003 Auction 83 window and pending and prospective FM translator modification applicants will be processed, in accordance with changes implemented by the Commission in the LPFM proceeding (MM Docket 99-25). Time was provided for audience questions and comments.


Peter Doyle, Division Chief, Audio Division, Media Bureau
Jim Bradshaw, Deputy Chief, Engineering, Audio Division, Media Bureau
Tom Hutton, Deputy Chief, Legal, Audio Division, Media Bureau
Kelly Donohue, Assistant Chief, Audio Division, Media Bureau




2:00 – 2:05 p.m.          Opening Remarks and Overview
2:05 – 2:10 p.m.          Summary of 4th Report and Order
2:10 – 2:15 p.m.          Summary of 5th Report and Order
2:15 – 2:45 p.m.          Discussion of the LPFM Grid Tool, FM Translator
Non-Preclusion Showings, and Processing
Differences Between Spectrum Limited and
Spectrum Available Markets
2:45 – 3:30 p.m.          Audience Questions
3:30 p.m.                    Adjournment