Federal Communications Commission
Washington, D.C. 20554
Approved by OMB
3060-0010 (June 2002)
FCC 323
FOR FCC USE ONLY
 
OWNERSHIP REPORT FOR COMMERCIAL BROADCAST STATIONS

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FOR COMMISSION USE ONLY
FILE NO.

BOS - 20031008ABM
Section I - General Information
1. Legal Name of the Applicant 
CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY
Mailing Address
7201 WEST LAKE MEAD BOULEVARD
SUITE 400
City
LAS VEGAS
State or Country (if foreign address)
NV
ZIP Code
89128 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
7028045200
E-Mail Address (if available) 
LICENSE.MANAGEMENT@CITCOMM.COM
FCC Registration Number:
0001595214
Call Sign 
KBGG
Facility ID Number 
2924
2. Contact Representative (if other than Licensee/Permittee)
NANCY A. ORY, ESQ.
Firm or Company Name
LEVENTHAL, SENTER & LERMAN P.L.L.C.
Telephone Number (include area code)
2024298970
E-Mail Address (if available)
NORY@LSL-LAW.COM
3. Name of entity, if other than licensee or permittee, for which report is filed

Mailing Address


City
State or Country (if foreign address)
ZIP Code
-
Telephone Number (include area code)
E-Mail Address (if available)
4. If this application has been submitted without a fee, indicate reason for fee exemption (see 47 C.F.R. Section 1.1114):
Governmental Entity Fee-exempt Report Other
N/A (Fee Required)



Section II - Ownership Information

5.

a. Biennial b. Transfer of Control or Assignment of License/Permit c. Other
d. Amendment to pending application


for the following stations:

[Enter Station Information]


Station List


This Report is filed for the following stations:

Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KBGG 87105 DES MOINES IA AM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KHKI 12966 DES MOINES IA FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KGGO 12965 DES MOINES IA FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KJJY 22882 WEST DES MOINES IA FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KRKQ 30116 BOONE IA FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KMEZ 12157 BELLE CHASE LA FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KKND 58395 PORT SULPHUR LA FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WPRF 70279 RESERVE LA FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WOPR 49247 LACOMBE LA FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KHTO 55165 MOUNT VERNON MO FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KZRQ 2924 ASH GROVE MO FM



All of the information furnished in this Report is accurate as of 09/15/2003 (Date must comply with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.3615(a), i.e., information must be current within 60 days of filing of this report, when 5(a) below is checked.)

This Report is filed for (check one)
6.
Respondent is:
Sole proprietorship Not-for-profit corporation Limited partnership
For-profit corporation General partnership Other
If "Other", describe nature of the respondent in an Exhibit.
[Exhibit 1]
7.
List all contracts and other instruments required to be filed by 47 C.F.R. Section 73.3613.   (Only licensees, permittees, or a reporting entity with a majority interest in or that otherwise exercises de facto control over the subject licensee or permittee shall respond.)

[Enter Contract/Instrument Information]


Contracts/Instruments Information


List all contracts and other instruments required to be filed by 47 C.F.R. Section 73.3613. (Only licensees, permittees, or a reporting entity with a majority interest in or that otherwise exercises de facto control over the subject shall respond.)

Description of contract or instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution Date of Expiration
AMENDED AND RESTATED BYLAWS 06/26/2001 PERPETUAL

Description of contract or instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution Date of Expiration
ARTICLES OF MERGER CITADEL LICENSE, INC.; STATE OF NEVADA 12/14/1999

Description of contract or instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution Date of Expiration
TIME BROKERAGE AGREEMENT - KMMZ(FM), ENID, OK CHAMPLAIN BROADCASTING, INC. 11/05/2002

Description of contract or instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution Date of Expiration
TIME BROKERAGE AGREEMENT - KWNN(FM), TURLOCK, CA SILVERADO BROADCASTING COMPANY 01/29/2003 2/10/2008

Description of contract or instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution Date of Expiration
TIME BROKERAGE AGREEMENT - WWKX(FM), WOONSOCKET, RI, AND WAKX(FM), NARRAGANSETT PIER, RI AAA ENTERTAINMENT, LLC AND AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC 01/08/2003

Description of contract or instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution Date of Expiration
JOINT SALES AGREEMENT - KXKC(FM), NEW IBERIA, LA BONIN BROADCASTING CORPORATION 02/10/2003 --

Description of contract or instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution Date of Expiration
LOCAL MARKETING AGREEMENT - KZRQ(FM), ASH GROVE, MO, AND KHTO(FM), MOUNT VERNON, MO JOURNAL BROADCAST GROUP OF KANSAS, INC. 08/29/2003 --

Description of contract or instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution Date of Expiration
LOCAL MARKETING AGREEMENT - KDOK(FM), KGLD(AM), KTBB(AM), KYZS(AM), TYLER, TX, AND KEES(AM), GLADEWATER, TX GLEISER COMMUNICATIONS, LLC 06/01/2000 --

Description of contract or instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution Date of Expiration
TIME BROKERAGE AND RIGHT OF FIRST REFUSAL AGREEMENT - WOKI-FM, OAK RIDGE, TN OAK RIDGE FM, INC. 07/02/2003 --

Description of contract or instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution Date of Expiration
LOCAL MARKETING AGREEMENT - WAHL(FM), ATHOL, MA, AND WCAT(AM), ORANGE-ATHOL, MA NORTHEAST BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC. 07/21/2003 --

Description of contract or instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution Date of Expiration
LOCAL MARKETING AGREEMENT - WCKW-FM, LA PLACE, LA 222 CORPORATION 09/23/2003 --

Description of contract or instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution Date of Expiration
RESTATED CERTIFICATE OF INCORPORATION STATE OF NEVADA 07/01/1997 PERPETUAL

Description of contract or instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution Date of Expiration
CREDIT AGREEMENT, AS AMENDED CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, CITADEL COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION, CITADEL BROADCASTING CORPORATION, JP MORGAN CHASE BANK ET AL. 04/03/2001

Description of contract or instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution Date of Expiration
INTERMEDIATE HOLDING GUARANTEE BY CITADEL COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION, IN FAVOR OF JP MORAN CHASE BANK 06/26/2001

Description of contract or instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution Date of Expiration
INTERMEDIATE HOLDING PLEDGE AGREEMENT BY CITADEL COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION IN FAVOR OF JP MORGAN CHASE BANK 06/26/2001 --

Description of contract or instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution Date of Expiration
HOLDCO PLEDGE AGREEMENT BY CITADEL BROADCASTING CORPORATION IN FAVOR OF JP MORGAN CHASE BANK 06/26/2001 --

Description of contract or instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution Date of Expiration
HOLDCO GUARANTEE BY CITADEL BROADCASTING CORPORATION IN FAVOR OF THE CHASE MANHATTAN BANK 06/26/2001 --


8. Capitalization (Only licensees, permittees, or a reporting entity with a majority interest in or that otherwise exercises de facto control over the subject licensee or permittee shall respond.)

[Enter Capitalization Information]


Capitalization


Capitalization (Only licensees, permittees, or a reporting entity with a majority interest in or that otherwise excercises de facto control over the subject licensee or permittee shall respond.)

Class of stock (preferred, common or other)
Voting or Non-voting
Number of Shares
Authorized
Issued and Outstanding
Treasury
Unissued
COMMON
V
136300
450000
91300

Class of stock (preferred, common or other)
Voting or Non-voting
Number of Shares
Authorized
Issued and Outstanding
Treasury
Unissued
PREFERRED
N
4000000
0
0
4000000

Class of stock (preferred, common or other)
Voting or Non-voting
Number of Shares
Authorized
Issued and Outstanding
Treasury
Unissued
SERIES B PREFERRED
N
2000000
0
0
2000000


9.
(a.) List the respondent, and, if other than a natural person, its officers, directors, stockholders and other entities with attributable interests, non-insulated partners and/or members. If a corporation or partnership holds an attributable interest in the respondent, list separately its officers, directors, stockholders and other entities with attributable interests, non-insulated partners and/or members. Create a separate row for each individual or entity. Attach supplemental pages, if necessary.
[Enter Owner Information]

Owner Information

List the respondent, and, if other than a natural person, its officers, directors, stockholders and other entities with attributable interests, non-insulated partners and/or members. If a corporation or partnership holds an attributable interest in the respondent, list separately its officers, directors, stockholders and other entities with attributable interests, non-insulated partners and/or members. Create a separate row for each individual or entity. Attach supplemental pages, if necessary.
(Read carefully - The numbered items below refer to line numbers in the following table.)
1. Name and address of respondent and each party to the respondent holding an attributable interest (if other than individual also show name, address and citizenship of natural person authorized to vote the stock or holding the attributable interest). List the respondent first, officers next, then directors and, thereafter, remaining stockholders and other entities with attributable interests, and partners.
2. Gender (male or female).
3. Ethnicity (check one).
4. Race (select one or more).
5. Citizenship.
6. Positional interest: Officer, director, general partner, limited partner, LLC member, investor/creditor attributable under the Commission's equity/debt plus standard, etc.
7. Percentage of votes.
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus).

1. Name and Address CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, 7201 W. LAKE MEAD BOULEVARD, SUITE 400, LAS VEGAS, NV 89128
2. Gender (male or female)
3. Ethnicity (check one) Hispanic or Latino
Not Hispanic or Latino
4. Race (select one or more) American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White
5. Citizenship US
6. Positional Interest RESPONDENT
7. Percentage of votes
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus)

1. Name and Address CITADEL COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION, 7201 W. LAKE MEAD BLVD., SUITE 400, LAS VEGAS, NV
2. Gender (male or female)
3. Ethnicity (check one) Hispanic or Latino
Not Hispanic or Latino
4. Race (select one or more) American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White
5. Citizenship US
6. Positional Interest SHAREHOLDER
7. Percentage of votes 100.00
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 100.00

1. Name and Address FARID SULEMAN, C/O FORSTMANN LITTLE & CO., 767 FIFTH AVENUE, NEW YORK, NY 10153
2. Gender (male or female) Male
3. Ethnicity (check one) Hispanic or Latino
Not Hispanic or Latino
4. Race (select one or more) American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White
5. Citizenship US
6. Positional Interest CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD
7. Percentage of votes 0.00
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 0.00

1. Name and Address JUDITH A. ELLIS, C/O FORSTMANN LITTLE & CO., 767 FIFTH AVENUE, NEW YORK, NY 10153
2. Gender (male or female) Female
3. Ethnicity (check one) Hispanic or Latino
Not Hispanic or Latino
4. Race (select one or more) American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White
5. Citizenship US
6. Positional Interest CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER
7. Percentage of votes 0.00
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 0.00

1. Name and Address RANDY L. TAYLOR, C/O CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, 7201 W. LAKE MEAD BLVD., SUITE 400, LAS VEGAS, NV 89128
2. Gender (male or female) Male
3. Ethnicity (check one) Hispanic or Latino
Not Hispanic or Latino
4. Race (select one or more) American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White
5. Citizenship US
6. Positional Interest VICE PRESIDENT - FINANCE; SECRETARY
7. Percentage of votes 0.00
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 0.00

1. Name and Address SANDRA J. HORBACH, C/O FORSTMANN LITTLE & CO., 767 FIFTH AVENUE, NEW YORK, NY 10153
2. Gender (male or female) Female
3. Ethnicity (check one) Hispanic or Latino
Not Hispanic or Latino
4. Race (select one or more) American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White
5. Citizenship US
6. Positional Interest VICE PRESIDENT, DIRECTOR, ASSISTANT SECRETARY
7. Percentage of votes 0.00
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 0.00

1. Name and Address GORDAN A. HOLMES
2. Gender (male or female) Male
3. Ethnicity (check one) Hispanic or Latino
Not Hispanic or Latino
4. Race (select one or more) American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White
5. Citizenship IR
6. Positional Interest DIRECTOR
7. Percentage of votes 0.00
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 0.00

1. Name and Address THEODORE J. FORSTMANN; C/O FORSTMANN LITTLE & CO., 767 FIFTH AVENUE, NEW YORK, NY 10153
2. Gender (male or female) Male
3. Ethnicity (check one) Hispanic or Latino
Not Hispanic or Latino
4. Race (select one or more) American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White
5. Citizenship US
6. Positional Interest DIRECTOR
7. Percentage of votes 0.00
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 0.00


(b) Respondent certifies that equity and financial interests not set forth in response to Question 9(a) are non-attributable. Yes No

N/A

See Explanation in
[Exhibit 2]

(c) Is the respondent or any party holding an attributable interest in the respondent also the holder of an attributable interest in any other broadcast station or in any cable or newspaper entities in the same market or with overlapping signals in the same broadcast service, as described in 47 C.F.R. Sections 73.3555 and 76.501? Yes No
If "Yes", submit an Exhibit identifying the holder of that other attributable interest, listing the call signs, locations and facilities identifiers of such other broadcast stations, and describing the nature and size of the ownership interest and the positions held in the other broadcast, cable or newspaper entities. [Exhibit 3]
(d) Are any of the individuals listed in response to Question 9(a) related as parent-child, husband-wife, brothers and sisters?

Yes No

 

If "Yes", submit an Exhibit setting forth full information as to the family relationship

[Exhibit 4]

(e) Is respondent seeking an attribution exemption for any officer or director with duties unrelated to the licensee or permittee?

If "Yes", submit an Exhibit identifying that individual by name and title, fully describing that individual's duties and responsibilities, and explaining why that individual should not be attributed an interest.

Yes No

[Exhibit 5]



SECTION III - CERTIFICATION


I certify that I am VICE PRESIDENT - FINANCE

(Official Title)


of CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY

(Exact legal title or name of respondent)


and that I have examined this Report and that to the best of my knowledge and belief, all statements in this Report are true, correct and complete.

(Date of certification must be within 60 days of the date shown in Question 5, Section II and in no event prior to that date.)

Signature
RANDY L. TAYLOR
Date
10/08/2003
Telephone Number of Respondent (Include area code) 7028048204

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:
ATTRIBUTABLE PARTIES/FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

THEODORE J. FORSTMANN IS THE BROTHER OF J. ANTHONY FORSTMANN. SEE ATTACHED EXHIBIT FOR A FURTHER DESCRIPTION OF THE OWNERSHIP OF CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY AND ITS PARENT ENTITIES.

Attachment 4
Description
Ownership Exhibit