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Public Notice
CRTC 2001-48


Ottawa, 1 May 2001


The Commission has received the following applications:


Across Canada
Application No. 2001-0391-1


Application by LE RÉSEAU DES SPORTS (RDS) INC. to amend the broadcasting licence for the national French-language specialty programming undertaking known as Le Réseau des Sports (RDS).


RDS' licence is currently subject to conditions of licence related to industry codes on gender portrayal and the depiction of violence.


This application requests that the current conditions be replaced by "suspensive" conditions on the same matters, meaning that the application of the conditions would be suspended, so long as RDS remains a member in good standing of the Canadian Broadcast Standards Council.


The requested change requires an amendment to RDS's licence to replace conditions of licence #8 and #10.


Licensee's address:

Le Réseau des Sports (RDS) inc.
Suite 300
1755 René-Lévesque Boulevard East
Montréal, Quebec
H2K 4P6
Fax: (514) 599-2299


Examination of application:

At the licensee's address


Long Plain Indian Reserve, Manitoba
Application No. 2000-2043-8


Application by Native Communication Inc. relating to CINC-FM.


The licensee proposes to add an FM transmitter atLong Plain Indian Reserve to offer the programming of CINC-FM to adequately serve the population of Long Plain Indian Reserve.


The transmitter will operate on frequency
101.7 MHz (channel 269LP) with an effective radiated power of 37.8 watts.


The addition of the transmitter will require an amendment to the licence of CINC-FM Thompson, the mother station.


Licensee's address:

Native Communication Inc.
76 Severn Crescent
Thompson, Manitoba
R8N 1M6
Fax: (204) 778-6559


Examination of application:

Band Office
Long Plain Indian Reserve, Manitoba


Hamilton/Burlington, Ontario
Application No. 2000-1768-3


Application by BURLINGHAM COMMUNICATIONS INC. relating to CIWV-FM Burlington/Hamilton.


The licensee proposes to increasethe effective radiated power from 1,880 to 3,600 watts.


The licensee states that the proposed change will improve CIWV-FM's signal within commercial and high rise buildings in its licensed market, without extending coverage into any new markets.


This application requires an amendment to the licence.


Licensee's address:

Burlingham Communications Inc.
589 Upper Wellington Street
Hamilton, Ontario
L9A 3P1
Fax: (905) 388-7947


Examination of application:

At the licensee's address





5 June 2001


The intervention must be received by the CRTC and by the applicant ON OR BEFORE the above-mentioned date. The Commission cannot be held responsible for postal delays.


Your intervention will be considered by the Commission, and will form part of the public record of the proceeding without further notification to you, provided the procedure set out below has been followed. You will be contacted only if your submission raises procedural questions.


Submit your written intervention to the Secretary General of the Commission in ONLY ONE of the following formats:


CRTC, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0N2


Secretary General - (819) 994-0218




A true copy MUST be sent to the applicant and proof that this has been done must accompany the intervention sent to the Commission.


Where the intervention is filed by electronic means, the line ***End of document*** should be entered following the last paragraph of the document, as an indication that the document has not been damaged during electronic transmission.


Please note, that only the documents (applications and interventions) electronically filed will be available on the Commission's web site. You will be able to access these documents by indicating the public notice or the notice of public hearing number.


Each paragraph of the document should be numbered.


Your intervention should clearly identify the application and indicate whether you support or oppose the application, or if you propose changes to it, include the facts and grounds for your proposal.


In the event that the application is brought to the oral phase of the hearing, and if you wish to appear, you must provide reasons why your written comments are not sufficient and why an appearance is necessary.


In exceptional circumstances, the Commission may allow an intervenor to present its intervention by teleconference. At the time of filing its intervention, the intervenor must clearly indicate why the Commission should grant such a request.




Documents are available at the local address provided in this notice and at the Commission offices and documentation centres directly involved with these applications or, upon request, within 48 hours, at any other CRTC offices and documentation centres.


Central Building
Les Terrasses de la Chaudière
1 Promenade du Portage, Room G-5
Hull, Quebec K1A 0N2
Tel: (819) 997-2429 - TDD: 994-0423
FAX: (819) 994-0218





Bank of Commerce Building
1809 Barrington Street, Suite 1007
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3K8
Tel: (902) 426-7997 - TDD: 426-6997
FAX: (902) 426-2721


405 de Maisonneuve Blvd. East
2nd Floor, Suite B2300
Montréal, Quebec H2L 4J5
Tel: (514) 283-6607 - TDD: 283-8316
FAX: (514) 283-3689


55 St. Clair Avenue East, Suite 624
Toronto, Ontario M4T 1M2
Tel: (416) 952-9096
FAX: (416) 954-6343


Kensington Building
275 Portage Avenue, Suite 1810
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 2B3
Tel: (204) 983-6306 - TDD: 983-8274
FAX: (204) 983-6317


Cornwall Professional Building
2125 - 11th Avenue, Room 103
Regina, Saskatchewan S4P 3X3
Tel: (306) 780-3422
FAX: (306) 780-3319


10405 Jasper Avenue, Suite 520
Edmonton, Alberta T5J 3N4
Tel: (780) 495-3224
FAX: (780) 495-3214


530-580 Hornby Street
Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 3B6
Tel: (604) 666-2111 - TDD: 666-0778
FAX: (604) 666-8322


This document is available in alternative format upon request and may also be examined at the following Internet site:


Secretary General


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