Federal Communications Commission
Washington, D.C. 20554
Approved by OMB
3060-0386 (July 2002)
FOR FCC USE ONLY
 
Extension of Existing Engineering STA

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FOR COMMISSION USE ONLY
FILE NO.

BESTA - 20210128AAF
Section I - General Information
1. Legal Name of the Applicant
BOULDER CREEK RECREATION AND PARK DISTRICT
Mailing Address
ATTN: HALLIE GREENE
PO BOX 325

City
BOULDER CREEK
State or Country (if foreign address)
CA
Zip Code
95060 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
8313384144
E-Mail Address (if available)
BCRPD2@GMAIL.COM
FCC Registration No
0023745730
Call Sign
KBCZ
Facility ID Number
175847
2. Contact Representative (if other than licensee/permittee)
MICHAEL COUZENS
Firm or Company Name
MICHAEL COUZENS LAW OFFICE
Mailing Address
6536 TELEGRAPH AVENUE, SUITE B201

City
OAKLAND
State or Country (if foreign address)
CA
ZIP Code
94609 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
5106587654

E-Mail Address (if available)
CUZ@WELL.COM
3. Purpose:
Engineering STA
Extension of Existing Engineering STA         File Number: BSTA - 20200117AAA
Legal STA
Extension of Existing Legal STA         
4. Service: FM 
5. Community of License:
City: BOULDER CREEK     State: CA
6. If this application has been submitted without a fee, indicate reason for fee exemption (see 47 C.F.R. Section 1.1114):
Governmental Entity Noncommercial Educational Licensee/Permittee Other
N/A (Fee Required)
7. Environmental Protection Act.    The proposed facility is excluded from environmental processing under 47. C.F.R. Section 1.1306 (i.e., The facility will not have a significant environmental impact and complies with the maximum permissible radiofrequency electromagnetic exposure limits for controlled and uncontrolled environments). Unless the applicant can determine compliance through the use of the RF worksheets in Appendix A, an Exhibit is required.

By checking "Yes" above, the applicant also certifies that it, in coordination with other users of the site, will reduce power or cease operation as necessary to protect persons having access to the site, tower or antenna from radiofrequency electromagnetic exposure in excess of FCC guidelines.
Yes No

See Explanation in
[Exhibit 23]

8.
Please explain in detail the "extraordinary circumstances" which warrant temporary operations at variance from the Commission's Rules. In addition, please specify 1)the specific rules and/or policies from which the applicant seeks temporary relief; 2) how the public interest will be furthered by grant; and 3) the expected duration of the STA and the licensee's plan for restoration of licensed operation. If requesting variance with other than authorized technical facilities, please specify the exact facilities sought.
[Exhibit 24]
9.
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 knowledge 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
TINA DAVEY
Typed or Printed Title of Person Signing
STATION MANAGER
Signature
Date (mm/dd/yyyy)
01/28/2020

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 23
Description:
ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION

ANTENNA IS LOCATED ABOVE THE ROOF OF THE SUPPORTING BUILDING, WHICH IS THE NEAREST AREA WHICH COULD POSSIBLY BE ACCESSIBLE TO PERSONS SUBJECT TO THE UNCONTROLLED EXPOSURE STANDARD.   

FM MODEL CALCULATES PEAK RF AT 1.64 W/CM AT 2 METERS FROM THE CENTER OF RADIATION, AND QUICKLY DISSIPATING BELOW THE ROOFLINE.

THIS FULLY COMPLIES WITH THE FCC STANDARD REGARDING HUMAN EXPOSURE TO NONIONIZING RADIATION SINCE THE PREDICTED POWER DENSITY IN THIS AREA WILL BE LESS THAN 2% OF THE PERMITTED LEVEL FOR UNCONTROLLED EXPOSURE.


Attachment 23


Exhibit 24
Description:
REQUEST FOR STA

EXTENSION OF TEMPORARY AUTHORIZATION REQUESTED TO CONTINUE OPERATIONS FROM MAIN STUDIO PENDING COMPLETION OF CONSTRUCTION PERMIT.
LOCATION AND ENGINEERING PARAMETERS WAS PREVIOUSLY AUTHORIZED VIA APPLICATION FILE NO. BSTA-20200117AAA

KBCZ FM IS LICENSED TO THE BOULDER CREEK RECREATION AND PARK DISTRICT (BCRPD).
PROVISIONS HAVE BEEN MADE TO CONTINUE BROADCAST OPERATIONS AT BCRPD'S MAIN OFFICE AT 13333 MIDDLETON AVE IN THE HEART OF BOULDER CREEK.

THROUGH CONTINUED INTERIM OPERATIONS OF KBCZ, THE BOULDER CREEK RECREATION AND PARK DISTRICT MAY CONTINUE PROVIDING AN IMPORTANT SERVICE TO THE COMMUNITY WHILE REMAINING RESPONSIVE TO LOCAL NEEDS AND INTERESTS.

THE STATION SERVES IMPORTANT PUBLIC SAFETY PURPOSES, AS THE REGION HAS EXPERIENCED FOREST FIRES, SEASONAL EXTREME WEATHER CONDITIONS INCLUDING FLASH-FLOODS AND MUDSLIDES, HAZARDS AND BLOCKAGES ON NARROW ROADS INTO AND THROUGHOUT THE AREA; AND IS SUSCEPTIBLE TO EARTHQUAKES AND ONGOING SEISMIC ACTIVITY DUE TO BOULDER CREEK'S GEOGRAPHIC PROXIMITY TO THE SAN ANDREAS FAULT.

THE BOULDER CREEK RECREATION AND PARK DISTRICT IS A SUBDIVISION OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA AND OPERATES GENERALLY UNDER THE PROVISIONS OF THE PUBLIC RESOURCES CODE, DIVISION 5, CHAPTERS 4 AND 5, 5780 THROUGH 5791.

THE DISTRICT WAS REGISTERED WITH THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA 1959. THE BOULDER CREEK RECREATION AND PARK DISTRICT OFFICE IS LOCATED AT 13333 MIDDLETON AVE. IN BOULDER CREEK.   


Attachment 24
Description
Exhibit : Location within 60 dBu Contour, with HAAT & FM Model calculations