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

In the Matter of                 )
Alltel Communications Of         )
Southern Michigan Cellular L.P.  )         File No. EB-05-
Antenna Structure Registrant     )
ASR#1056679                      )
Grand Rapids, Michigan           )         NOV           No.  

                     NOTICE OF VIOLATION
                                 Released:  October 11, 2005

By the District Director, Detroit 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 
     Alltel  Communications  Of Southern  Michigan  Cellular 
     L.P., registered owner of antenna structure #1056679 in 
     Grand Rapids, Michigan.

   2.     On August  15, 2005, an agent  of the Commission's 
     Detroit  Office  inspected antenna  structure  #1056679  
     located  in  Grand Rapids,  Michigan, and  observed the 
     following violation:

             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 Number must be weather-resistant 
             and of sufficient size to be easily seen at the 
             base of the antenna structure."  At the time of 
             inspection, no Antenna Structure Registration 
             Number was visible at the base of the 

   3.     Pursuant to Section 403  of the Communications Act 
     of  1934,   as  amended,2  and  Section   1.89  of  the 
     Commission's Rules,  Alltel Communications  Of Southern 
     Michigan Cellular L.P., 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.  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
                  Detroit Office
                  24897 Hathaway Street
                  Farmington Hills, Michigan 48335-1552

   4.     This Notice shall be sent to Alltel Communications 
     of Southern Michigan Cellular L.P. at its address of 

   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


                         James A. Bridgewater
                         District Director
                         Detroit District Office
                         Northeast Region
                         Enforcement Bureau


147 C.F.R.  1.89.

247 U.S.C.  403.
3P.L. 93-579, 5 U.S.C.  552a(e)(3).

418 U.S.C.  1001 et seq.