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Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2004-60

  Ottawa, 30 January 2004
  Standard Radio Inc.
Ottawa and Pembroke, Ontario
  Application 2003-0557-5
Public Hearing in the National Capital Region
17 November 2003

CKQB-FM Ottawa - New transmitter in Pembroke


The Commission approves the application by Standard Radio Inc. to amend the broadcasting licence for the radio programming undertaking CKQB-FM Ottawa, in order to operate an FM transmitter in Pembroke.


The applicant stated that the new transmitter will provide better service to CKQB-FM's listeners in Pembroke and in the surrounding west Ottawa Valley area.


The new transmitter will operate at 99.7 MHz (channel 259B) with an effective radiated power of 45,200 watts.


The Commission did not receive any interventions in connection with this application.


The Department of Industry (the Department) has advised the Commission that, while this application is conditionally technically acceptable, it will only issue a broadcasting certificate when it has determined that the proposed technical parameters will not create any unacceptable interference with aeronautical NAV/COM services.


The Commission reminds the licensee that, pursuant to section 22(1) of the Broadcasting Act, this authority will only be effective when the Department notifies the Commission that its technical requirements have been met, and that a broadcasting certificate will be issued.


The transmitter must be operational at the earliest possible date and in any event no later than 24 months from the date of this decision, unless a request for an extension of time is approved by the Commission before 30 January 2006. In order to ensure that such a request is processed in a timely manner, it should be submitted in writing at least 60 days before this date.
  Secretary General
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