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Call Sign History
WLS-FM from 06/26/2008
WZZN from 01/11/2001
WXCD from 05/23/1997
WKXK from 03/18/1996
WLS-FM from 10/28/1991
WYTZ from 01/20/1986
WLS-FM from 12/03/1980
94.7 MHz

Chicago, IL

WLS-FM Channel: 234B 94.7 MHz
Chicago, Illinois
Service: FM - A full-service FM station or application.
Facility ID: 73228
Fac. Service: FM Analog & Digital

Status: License
Application Accepted: 11/28/2000
Application Granted: 02/20/2001
File Number: BLH-20001027ABQ
WLS-FM License Expires: 12/01/2020
Prefix Type: This is a license for a commercial FM station
Application Type: License To Cover

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Facility Type: FM STATION
Class: B, A Zone I or I-A station; with 25kW-50kW ERP and a class contour distance 39km-52km

Site Location: 41-52-44.1 N 87-38-08.2 W (NAD 83)
Site Location: 41-52-44.0 N 87-38-08.0 W (Converted to NAD 27)

Effective Radiated Power: 4.4 kW
Transmitter Output Power: 10.5 kW
Antenna Center HAAT: 468 m (1535 ft.)
Antenna Center AMSL: 649 m (2129 ft.)
Antenna Center HAG: 468 m (1535 ft.)

Site Elevation: 181 m. (594 ft.)
Height Overall*: 521 m (1709 ft.)
(* As Filed In This Application, may differ from ASR Data, Below.)
Omni-Directional Antenna
Antenna Make/Model: Harris TAC-1M
Antenna ID: 0
Structure Information

Structure Registration Number 1032960

[ASR Heights Differ from WLS-FM Application]
Structure Type: BMAST
Registered To:
BRE 312 Broadcast, LLC
Structure Address:
233 South Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL
County Name: Cook County
ASR Issued: 02/03/2019
Date Built: 09/30/2012
Site Elevation: 181.4 m (595 ft.)
Structure Height: 437.5 m (1435 ft.)
Height Overall: 524.9 m (1722 ft.)
Overall Height AMSL: 706.3 m (2317 ft.)
FAA Determination: 07/09/2012
FAA Study #: 2012-AGL-4496-OE
FAA Circular #: 70/7460-1K
Paint & Light FAA Chapters: 4, 7, 12
41-52-44.0 N 87-38-08.0 W (NAD 83)
41-52-43.9 N 87-38-07.8 W
(Converted to NAD 27)
WLS-FM Licensee Information

3280 Peachtree Road, Nw
Suite 2300
Atlanta, GA 30305
Phone: 404-949-0700
BLH-20001027ABQ Applicant Information

Date: 10/27/2000
Application Certifier
77 West 66th Street, 16th Floor
New York, NY 10023-6298


Associated Land Mobile Licenses

 KA35149 Broadcast Auxiliary Remote Pickup
Associated Microwave Licenses

(No Records Found)

Study Date: 9/28/2020; Study Duration: 0.0322 Seconds.
Database Sources: 9/26/2020 FCC CDBS,
09/28/2020 FCC LMS,
FCC ULS Microwave, and
FCC ULS Broadcast Land Mobile.

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