FCC Report for 5/24/13
DIGITAL TRANSLATOR OR DIGITAL LPTV APPLICATIONS FOR CP EXTENSION ACCEPTED FOR FILING:
W14DG-D, ch. 14, Bowling Green, Ky.; Madison Avenue Ventures. Extension of time to complete digital construction permit. Applicant notes that this is the second (of two allowable) extension requests, and that it has secured a network affiliation and quotes on broadcast equipment. Applicant is also working on terms for a "cost-effective" tower lease.W35CT-D, ch. 35, Bowling Green, Ky.; Madison Avenue Ventures. Extension of time to complete digital construction permit. See W14DG-D above for further information.
COMMENTS INVITED ON APPLICATION OF INSIGHT PHONE OF INDIANA, LLC D/B/A INSIGHT PHONE TO DISCONTINUE DOMESTIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS SERVICES
On May 2, 2013, Insight Phone of Indiana, LLC d/b/a Insight Phone (Insight or Applicant), located at 60 Columbus Circle, New York, NY 10023, filed an application with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission) requesting authority, under section 214 of the Communications Act of 1934, as amended, 47 U.S.C. § 214, and section 63.71 of the Commission’s rules, 47 C.F.R. § 63.71, to discontinue certain domestic telecommunications services in Evansville and New Albany, Indiana. With an amendment filed on May 20, 2013, Insight clarified certain details regarding the services affected by the proposed discontinuance. Accordingly, Insight’s application is deemed complete as of May 20, 2013.
On or after June 28, 2013, the company plans to discontinue its provision of circuit-switched local services and domestic and international long distance services in those two markets. Customers with these services were sent a letter by Insight on Apr. 30.