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                                   Before the

                       Federal Communications Commission

                             Washington, D.C. 20554

   In the Matter of )


   Morgan County Rural Electric Association ) File No. EB-06-DV-447

   Antenna Structure Registrant )

   ASR No. 1222263 )

   Fort Morgan, Colorado ) NOV No. V20073280007


                              NOTICE OF VIOLATION

   Released: January  17, 2007

   By the District Director, Denver Office, Western Region, Enforcement

    1. This is a Notice of Violation ("Notice") issued pursuant to Section
       1.89 of the Commission's Rules, to Morgan County Rural Electric
       Association, registrant of antenna structure # 1222263 in Fort Morgan,

    2. On November 15, 2006, an agent of the Enforcement Bureau's Denver
       Office inspected antenna structure # 1222263, located at 20169 Hwy 34,
       Fort Morgan, Colorado, and observed the following violation:

   a. 47 C.F.R. S 17.50: "Antenna structures requiring painting under this
   part shall be cleaned or repainted as often as necessary to maintain good
   visibility." During the inspection, the agent observed that the majority
   of the aviation white paint on the structure was chipped.

    3. Pursuant to Section 403 of the Communications Act of 1934, as amended,
       and Section 1.89 of the Commission's Rules, Morgan County Rural
       Electric Association, must submit a written statement concerning this
       matter within 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 Morgan County Rural Electric Association. 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

   Denver Office

   215 South Wadsworth Blvd., Suite 303

   Lakewood, Colorado 80226-1566

    4. This Notice shall be sent to by Certified Mail/Return Receipt
       Requested and regular mail to Morgan County Rural Electric Association
       at its address of record.

    5. The Privacy Act of 1974 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.


   Nikki P. Shears

   District Director

   Denver District Office

   Western Region

   Enforcement Bureau

   47 C.F.R. S 1.89.

   47 U.S.C. S 403.

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

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

   Federal Communications Commission


                       Federal Communications Commission