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

                              )
In the Matter of                        )         
                              )         
Qwest Corporation                                 )    File  No.: 
EB-02-KC-505
                              )    NAL/Acct. No. 200232560021
Owner of Antenna Structure #1038666 near     )    FRN  0001-6169-
29
Winterset, Iowa                         )
Littleton, Colorado                )


                        FORFEITURE ORDER

Adopted:  January 28, 2003                        Released:  
January 30, 2003

By the Chief, Enforcement Bureau:

     1.   In  this  Forfeiture  Order  (``Order''),  we  issue  a 
          monetary  forfeiture  in the  amount  of  two  thousand 
          dollars  ($2,000)  to  Qwest  Corporation  (``Qwest''), 
          owner  of antenna  structure #1038666  near  Winterset, 
          Iowa, for willful  violation of Section 17.4(g) of  the 
          Commission's Rules  (``Rules'').1  The noted  violation 
          involves  Qwest's  failure  to  post  the  registration 
          number for this antenna structure.

     2.   On  July  24,  2002,  the  District  Director  of   the 
Commission's Kansas City,  Missouri Field  Office (``Kansas  City 
Office'') issued a  Notice of Apparent  Liability for  Forfeiture 
(``NAL'') in the amount of $2,000 to Qwest.2  Qwest has not filed 
a response to the  NAL.  Based on the  information before us,  we 
affirm the forfeiture.

     3.   ACCORDINGLY, IT IS  ORDERED THAT,  pursuant to  Section 
503(b) of the Communications Act of 1934, as amended  (``Act''),3 
and Sections 0.111,  0.311 and  1.80(f)(4) of  the Rules,4  Qwest 
Corporation IS LIABLE FOR A MONETARY FORFEITURE in the amount  of 
$2,000 for willfully violating Section 17.4(g) of the Rules.

     4.   Payment of the forfeiture shall  be made in the  manner 
provided for in Section 1.80 of  the Rules within 30 days of  the 
release of this Order.  If the forfeiture is not paid within  the 
period specified, the case may  be referred to the Department  of 
Justice for collection  pursuant to Section  504(a) of the  Act.5  
Payment shall be made by  mailing a check or similar  instrument, 
payable  to   the   order   of   the   ``Federal   Communications 
Commission,'' to the Federal Communications Commission, P.O.  Box 
73482, Chicago,  Illinois 60673-7482.   The payment  should  note 
NAL/Acct. No. 200232560021, and  FRN 0001-6169-29.  Requests  for 
full payment under an installment plan should be sent to:  Chief, 
Revenue and Receivables Operations Group, 445 12th Street,  S.W., 
Washington, D.C. 20554.6

     5.        IT IS FURTHER  ORDERED THAT a  copy of this  Order 
shall be  sent by  first class  mail and  certified mail,  return 
receipt requested, to Qwest  Corporation, 700 W. Mineral  Avenue, 
Room CO G1.24, Littleton, Colorado 80120.

                         FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION
                         


                         David H. Solomon
                         Chief, Enforcement Bureau
_________________________

     1 47 C.F.R.  17.4(g).

     2 Notice of Apparent Liability for Forfeiture, NAL/Acct. No. 
200232560021 (Enf. Bur.,  Kansas City Office,  released July  24,  
2002).

     3 47 U.S.C.  503(b).

     4 47 C.F.R.  0.111, 0.311, 1.80(f)(4).

     5 47 U.S.C.  504(a).

     6 See 47 C.F.R.  1.1914.