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Decision CRTC 99-154

Ottawa, 23 June 1999

Durham Radio Inc.

Ajax and Sunderland, Ontario
– 199805032

Application processed by
Public Notice CRTC 1999-59
dated 8 April 1999

Addition of a transmitter at Sunderland for the distribution of the programming of CJKX-FM

1. The Commission approves the application to amend the broadcasting licence for the radio programming undertaking CJKX-FM Ajax (the originating station), by authorizing the licensee to add a transmitter at Sunderland.

2. The applicant states that the transmitter will serve the northern part of Durham Region which is not adequately served at the present time.

3. The authority will only be effective and the licence will only be amended when the new transmitter is constructed and ready to begin operation. When the licensee has completed construction and is prepared to commence operation, it must advise the Commission in writing. If the transmitter is not constructed and ready to operate within 12 months of today’s date, extensions to this time frame may be granted provided that the licensee applies in writing to the Commission before the 12-month period or any extension of that period expires.

4. As proposed, the new FM transmitter will operate on the frequency 89.9 MHz, channel 210A, with an effective radiated power of 2,240 watts.

5. The Department of Industry has advised the Commission that this application is conditionally technically acceptable. The Department will only issue a Broadcasting Certificate once it has determined that the proposed technical parameters will not create any unacceptable interference with aeronautical NAV/COM services.

6. In accordance with section 22(1) of the Broadcasting Act, the above-mentioned amendment will only be valid when the Department of Industry certifies to the Commission that its technical requirements have been met and that a Broadcasting Certificate has been or will be issued.

7. The Commission acknowledges the interventions in support of this application.

Secretary General

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