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Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2006-21


See also: 2006-21-1

Ottawa, 20 February 2006

  The Commission has received the following applications. The deadline for submission of interventions/comments is 27 March 2006.
  Item Applicant and Locality


Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
Baie Verte, Newfoundland and Labrador


Peace River Broadcasting Corporation Ltd. (CKYL)
Peace River, High Prairie, Fairview, Valleyview and Saddle Hills, Alberta
1. Baie Verte, Newfoundland and Labrador
Application No. 2006-0089-2
  Application by Canadian Broadcasting Corporation relating to the licence of  radio programming undertaking CBT Grand Falls, Newfoundland and Labrador.
  The licensee proposes to change the authorized contours of its transmitter CBTB-FM Baie Verte by increasing the effective radiated power from 5,850 watts to 24,200 watts and by decreasing the antenna height (non-directional antenna/antenna height of 253.9 metres).
  The licensee advised that it will combine the CBTB-FM antenna with its future Radio Two transmitter at its existing site south of Wild Cove where it intends to install a new tower in 2007.
  Licensee's address:

181 Queen Street
Ottawa, Ontario
K1P 1K9
Fax: (613) 288-6257
  Examination of application:

The Town Office
Baie Verte, Newfoundland and Labrador

[Broadcasting intervention/comments form]

2. Peace River, High Prairie, Fairview, Valleyview and Saddle Hills, Alberta
Application No. 2005-1535-6
  Application by Peace River Broadcasting Corporation Ltd. to amend the licence of radio programming undertaking CKYL Peace River.
  The licensee proposes to add FM transmitters atPeace River, High Prairie, Fairview, Valleyview and Saddle Hills to broadcast the programming of CKYL, in order to improve service to the communities noted above.
  The applicant stated that the contours of CKYL have eroded over the years and signal quality has deteriorated as more power lines have been built.
  The transmitter at Peace River would operate on frequency 88.7 MHz (channel 204A) with an effective radiated power of 2,900 watts (non-directional antenna/antenna height of
115.3 metres).
  The transmitter at High Prairie would operate on frequency 88.5 MHz (channel 203A) with an effective radiated power of 1,400 watts (non-directional antenna/antenna height of
117.4 metres).
  The transmitter at Fairview would operate on frequency 88.5 MHz (channel 203A) with an effective radiated power of 850 watts (non-directional antenna/antenna height of 65.7 metres).
  The transmitter at Valleyview would operate on frequency 88.7 MHz (channel 204A) with an effective radiated power of 1,400 watts (non-directional antenna/antenna height of
89.2 metres).
  The transmitter at Saddle Hills would operate on frequency 88.9 MHz (channel 205A) with an effective radiated power of 2,500 watts (non-directional antenna/antenna height of
227.9 metres).
  Licensee's address:

Peace River Broadcasting Corporation Ltd.
Bag 300
Peace River, Alberta
T8S 1T5
Fax: (780) 624-5424
  Examination of application:

CKYL Studios
9807 100th Avenue
Peace River, Alberta

Monahan Ford
5404 40th Street
High Prairie, Alberta

Town of Fairview
10209 109 Street
Fairview, Alberta

Town of Valleyview
4802 50th Street
Valleyview, Alberta

Town of Spirit River
4502 50th Street
Spirit River, Alberta

[Broadcasting intervention/comments form]


Public Participation


Deadline for Interventions/Comments


27 March 2006

  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:

by using the
Broadcasting Intervention/Comments Form

located below the description of each application within this public notice




by mail to
CRTC, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0N2




by fax at
(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.
  The Commission advises those who file and serve by electronic mode to exercise caution when using e-mail for service of documents or notification, as it may be difficult to establish that service has occurred.
  Before initiating service through electronic mode, please ensure that you will be able to satisfy the Commission, upon request, that service of the notification was completed.
  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.
  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.
  Important notice
  Note that all information that you provide as part of this public process, except information granted confidentiality, whether sent by postal mail, facsimile, e-mail or through the Commission's web site at, becomes part of a publicly accessible file and will be posted on the Commission's web site. This information includes your personal information, such as your full name, e-mail address, postal/street address, telephone and facsimile number(s), and any other personal information you provide.
  Documents received electronically or otherwise will be put on the Commission's web site in their entirety exactly as you send them, including any personal information contained therein, in the official language and format in which they are received. Documents not received electronically will be available in PDF format.
  The personal information you provide will be used and may be disclosed for the purpose for which the information was obtained or compiled by the Commission, or for a use consistent with that purpose.
  Examination of Documents
  An electronic version of applications is available from the Commission's web site by selecting the application number within this notice.
  A list of all interventions/comments will also be available on the Commission's Web site. An electronic version of all interventions/comments submitted will be accessible from this list. To access the list, select "Lists of interventions/comments" under "Public Proceedings" from the Commission's Web site.
  Documents are also available during normal office hours 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 2 working days, at any other CRTC offices and documentation centres.
  Central Building
Les Terrasses de la Chaudière
1 Promenade du Portage, Room 206
Gatineau, Quebec K1A 0N2
Tel: (819) 997-2429 - TDD: 994-0423
FAX: (819) 994-0218
  Metropolitan Place
99 Wyse Road, Suite 1410
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B3A 4S5
Tel: (902) 426-7997 - TDD: 426-6997
FAX: (902) 426-2721
  205 Viger Avenue West
Suite 504
Montréal, Quebec H2Z 1G2
Tel: (514) 283-6607
  55 St. Clair Avenue East, Suite 624
Toronto, Ontario M4T 1M2
Tel: (416) 952-9096
  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
  10405 Jasper Avenue, Suite 520
Edmonton, Alberta T5J 3N4
Tel: (780) 495-3224
  530-580 Hornby Street
Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 3B6
Tel: (604) 666-2111 - TDD: 666-0778
FAX: (604) 666-8322
  Secretary General
  This document is available in alternative format upon request, and may also be examined in PDF format or in HTML at the following Internet site: 

Date Modified: 2006-02-20

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