Docket Number: 
WT Docket 04-264

Qwest Wireless, LLC and Cellco Partnership d/b/a Verizon Wireless Seek Commission Consent for the Assignment of Sixty-two Broadband Personal Communications Services Licenses.

Interested parties may file petitions to deny no later than August 23, 2004. Persons and entities that file petitions to deny become parties to the proceeding. They may participate fully in the proceeding, including seeking access to any confidential information that may be filed under a protective order, seeking reconsideration of decisions, and filing appeals of a final decision to the courts. Oppositions to such pleadings may be filed no later than September 2, 2004. Replies to such pleadings may be filed no later than September 10, 2004. All filings concerning matters referenced in this Public Notice should refer to DA 04-2254 and WT Docket No. 04-264, as well as the specific file numbers of the individual application or other matters to which the filing pertains.

Copies of the applications and any subsequently-filed documents in this matter may be obtained from Best Copy and Printing, Inc. in person at 445 12th Street, S.W., Room CY-B402, Washington, D.C. 20554, via telephone at (202) 488-5300, via facsimile at (202) 488-5563, or via e-mail at FCC@BCPIWEB.COM. The applications and any associated documents are also available for public inspection and copying during normal reference room hours at the following Commission office: FCC Reference Information Center, 445 12th Street, S.W., Room CY-A257, Washington, D.C. 20554.

The applications are also available electronically through the Commission’s ECFS, which may be accessed on the Commission’s Internet website at http://www.fcc.gov. In addition, applications filed under Parts 22, 24, 27, 90, and 101 of the Commission’s rules are available electronically through ULS, which may be accessed on the Commission’s Internet website.

Timeline

Day 141 - December 10, 2004

Public Comment PeriodPublic Comment PeriodPublic Comment PeriodPublic Comment PeriodPublic Comment PeriodPublic Comment PeriodOppositionsOppositionsOppositionsRepliesReplies

Orders & Public Notices

12/10/04
Grant of Application for the Assignment of Sixty-two Broadband Personal Communications Services Licenses

7/22/04
Qwest Wireless, LLC and Cellco Partnership d/b/a Verizon Wireless Seek Commission Consent for the Assignment of Sixty-two Broadband Personal Communications Services Licenses.
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Record Documents

Below is a list of record documents in reverse chronological order.

10/1/04
Reply to Opposition filed by Snake River Personal Communications Services

9/24/04
Opposition to Request for Informal Action filed by Qwest Wireless LLC and Cellco Partnership d/b/a Verizon Wireless

9/24/04
Notice of Ex Parte Communication filed by Snake River Personal Communications Services

9/13/04
Informal Request for Commission action filed by Snake River Personal Communications Services

Applications

Background

Qwest Wireless, LLC (“Qwest Wireless”) and Cellco Partnership d/b/a Verizon Wireless (“Verizon Wireless”) (collectively, “the Applicants”) have filed an application pursuant to Section 310(d) of the Communications Act of 1934, as amended, seeking Commission approval for the assignment of sixty-two broadband Personal Communications Services (“PCS”) licenses from Qwest Wireless to Verizon Wireless. This assignment will occur pursuant to an Asset Purchase Agreement between Qwest Wireless and Verizon Wireless involving the sixty-two PCS licenses and certain related PCS assets of Qwest Wireless. The licenses involved in this transaction include full and previously partitioned and/or disaggregated A-, D-, and E-Block PCS licenses. Verizon Wireless will receive between 3 MHz and 20 MHz of spectrum in all or parts of sixty-two Basic Trading Areas.

Clock History

Day 1 was on: 7/22/04
This information was last updated on: 7/12/05

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Grant of Application for the Assignment of Sixty-two Broadband Personal Communications Services Licenses

Contacts: 
Erin McGrath
Mobility Division, Wireless Telecommunications Bureau
(202) 418-2042
Susan Singer
Spectrum and Competition Policy Division, Wireless Telecommunications Bureau
(202) 418-1340
General Information: 

This page contains an indexed unofficial listing of and electronic links to most materials in this docket. The applications and any associated documents are also available for public inspection and copying during normal reference room hours at the FCC Reference Center. Copies of the applications and any subsequently-filed documents in this matter also may be obtained through the Commission's Electronic Comment Filing System. To request materials in accessible formats for people with disabilities (Braille, large print, electronic files, audio format), send an e-mail to fcc504@fcc.gov or call the Consumer & Governmental Affairs Bureau at 202-418-0530 (voice), 202-418-0432 (tty).