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                           Before the
                Federal Communications Commission
                     Washington, D.C. 20554


In the Matter of                )
                                )
State of  New Jersey            )            File  No.  EB-04-NY-
270
Turnpike Authority              )
ASR# 1212481                    )            NOV              No.  
V20053238005
New Brunswick, New Jersey       )
                                )
                                )


                       NOTICE OF VIOLATION

                                             Released:  October 
27, 2004

By the District Director, New York Office, Northeast Region, 
Enforcement Bureau:

  1.      This  is  a  Notice  of  Violation  ("Notice")   issued 
     pursuant to  Section 1.89  of  the Commission's  Rules,1  to 
     State of  New Jersey Turnpike Authority (``NJTA'').

  2.      On October 22, 2004, an  agent of the Commission's  New 
     York Office  inspected the  antenna structure,  Registration 
     Number 1212481, located in Iselin, New Jersey, and  observed 
     the following violation:

  2.a.      47   C.F.R.     17.4(g):  ``...   the   Antenna 
            Structure Registration Number must be  displayed 
            in a  conspicuous place  so that  it is  readily 
            visible near the base of the antenna  structure. 
            Materials used to display the Antenna  Structure 
            Registration must  be weather  resistant and  of 
            sufficient size  to be easily  seen at the  base 
            of  the  tower.  The  agent  observed  that  the 
            tower   owner  had   not  posted   the   antenna 
            registration number.

  2.b.      47  C.F.R.    17.50:  ``   Antenna   structures 
            requiring   painting   shall   be   cleaned   or 
            repainted  as  often as  necessary  to  maintain 
            good  visibility.''   The  paint  on  the   NJTA 
            antenna tower was peeling and faded.

  3.      Pursuant to Section 308(b) of the Communications Act of 
     1934, as  amended,2 and  Section  1.89 of  the  Commission's 
     Rules, NJTA, must submit a written statement concerning this 
     matter within twenty  (20) days of  release of this  Notice.  
     The response must fully explain each violation, must contain 
     a statement of the specific action(s) taken to correct  each 
     violation and preclude recurrence, and should include a time 
     line for completion  of pending  corrective action(s).   The 
     response  must  be  complete  in  itself  and  signed  by  a 
     principal or  officer  of  the  tower  owner  with  personal 
     knowledge of the matter.  All replies and documentation sent 
     in response to this  Notice should be  marked with the  File 
     No. and NOV No. specified above, and mailed to the following 
     address:

                 Federal Communications Commission
                 New York Office
                 201 Varick Street, Suite 1151
                 New York, NY 10014


  4.      This Notice  shall  be  sent to  State  of  New  Jersey 
     Turnpike Authority, P.O. Box 1121, New Brunswick, New Jersey 
     08903.

  5.      The Privacy Act  of 19743 requires  that we advise  you 
     that  the  Commission   will  use   all  relevant   material 
     information before it,  including any information  disclosed 
     in your reply, to determine what, if any, enforcement action 
     is required to ensure compliance.  Any false statement  made 
     knowingly  and  willfully  in   reply  to  this  Notice   is 
     punishable by fine  or imprisonment  under Title  18 of  the 
     U.S. Code.4


                                FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS 
COMMISSION




                                Daniel W. Noel
                                District Director
                                New York Office



_________________________

1 47 C.F.R.  1.89.

2 47 U.S.C.  308(b).
3 P.L. 93-579, 5 U.S.C.  552a(e)(3).

4 18 U.S.C.  1001 et seq.