Federal Communications Commission
Washington, D.C. 20554
Approved by OMB
3060-0386 (July 2002)
FOR FCC USE ONLY
 
Notification of Suspension of Operations

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FOR COMMISSION USE ONLY
FILE NO.

Section I - General Information
1. Legal Name of the Applicant
ROCKLAND PUBLIC SCHOOLS
Mailing Address
34 MACKINLAY WAY

City
ROCKLAND
State or Country (if foreign address)
MA
Zip Code
02370 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
7818710724
E-Mail Address (if available)
DJCMURPHY@COMCAST.NET
Call Sign
WRPS
Facility ID Number
57299
2. Contact Representative (if other than licensee/permittee)
HOWARD M. LIBERMAN
Firm or Company Name
DRINKER BIDDLE & REATH LLP
Mailing Address
1500 K STREET NW
SUITE 1100

City
WASHINGTON
State or Country (if foreign address)
DC
ZIP Code
20005 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
2028428876

E-Mail Address (if available)
HOWARD.LIBERMAN@DBR.COM
3. Purpose:
Notification of Suspension of Operations
Notification of Suspension of Operations and Request for Silent STA
Request for Silent STA
Request to Extend STA         
Resumption of Operations
4 Community of License:
City: ROCKLAND     State: MA
5. Reason for going silent:
Technical     Financing     Staffing
Program Source     Other
6.
Please provide a justification for the request
[Exhibit 4]
7.
Date Station will go silent:     11/29/2012   (mm/dd/yyyy)
8.
Anti-Drug Abuse Act Certification. Applicant certifies that neither applicant nor any party to the application is subject to denial of federal benefits pursuant to Section 5301 of the Anti-Drug Abuse Act of 1988, 21 U.S.C. Section 862.
Yes No

I hereby certify that the statements in this application are true, complete, and correct to the best of my kowledge and belief, and are made in good faith. I acknowledge that all certifications and attached Exhibits are considered material representations.

Typed or Printed Name of Person Signing
JOHN RETCHLESS
Typed or Printed Title of Person Signing
SUPERINTENDENT OF SCHOOLS
Signature
Date (mm/dd/yyyy)
11/30/2012

WILLFUL FALSE STATEMENTS ON THIS FORM ARE PUNISHABLE BY FINE AND/OR IMPRISONMENT (U.S. CODE, TITLE 18, SECTION 1001), AND/OR REVOCATION OF ANY STATION LICENSE OR CONSTRUCTION PERMIT (U.S. CODE, TITLE 47, SECTION 312(a)(1)), AND/OR FORFEITURE (U.S. CODE, TITLE 47, SECTION 503).



Exhibits
Exhibit 4
Description:
EXHIBIT 4

WRPS WENT SILENT ON NOVEMBER 29, 2012 IN ORDER TO FACILITATE THE STATION'S MOVE TO THE FACILITIES SPECIFIED IN BPED-20110318AEN. THE STATION WILL RESUME OPERATIONS AS SOON AS POSSIBLE FROM THE NEW SITE, AND WILL NOTIFY THE COMMISSION PROMPTLY UPON DOING SO.

Attachment 4