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Broadcasting Notice of Public Hearing CRTC 2007-12-5


See also: 2007-12, 2007-12-1, 2007-12-2, 2007-12-3, 2007-12-4, 2007-12-6, 2007-12-7 and 2007-12-8

Ottawa, 3 October 2007

  Further to its Broadcasting Notices of Public Hearing CRTC 2007-12 dated 31 August 2007, CRTC 2007-12-1 dated 7 September 2007, CRTC 2007-12-2 dated 12 September 2007, CRTC 2007-12-3 dated 20 September 2007 and CRTC 2007-12-4 dated 26 September 2007 relating to a Public Hearing which will be held on 30 October 2007, at 9:30 a.m., at the Best Western Inn, 2400 Highway 97 North, Kelowna, British Columbia, the Commission announces the following:

The deadline for submission of interventions/comments, for this application only is extended to 10 October 2007.


[Broadcasting intervention/comments form]

  Whitehorse, Yukon Territory
Application No. 2007-0291-1
  Application by Utilities Consumers' Group Society for a licence to operate an English-language FM Type B community radio programming undertaking in Whitehorse.
  At the licensee's request, the frequency has been changed to 92.5 MHz (channel 223LP) with an effective radiated power of 50 watts (non-directional antenna/effective antenna height of 0 metre).
  In Developmental community radio station in Whitehorse, Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2003-59, 20 February 2003, the Commission approved an application by Utilities Consumers' Group Society to operate a new developmental community radio station on frequency 92.5 MHz, in Whitehorse. The licence expires 20 February 2008.
  In Community Radio Policy, Public Notice CRTC 2000-13, 28 January 2000, the Commission stated that developmental radio stations would generally be licensed for three years. At the end of this term, licensees will be expected to have filed an application with the Commission for a standard community radio licence, or to cease operations. As stated in Administrative renewal, Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2007-78, 9 March 2007, the licensee has filed an application with this intent.
  Please note that the Commission will consider the interventions already received, accepted and filed on the public file for Broadcasting Notice of Public Hearing CRTC 2007-12.
  Further to this amendment, the Commission will accept interventions that only relate to the change in technical parameters.
  The Commission will only proceed with this application at the public hearing if advised by the Department of Industry, at least ten days prior to the hearing, that it is technically acceptable.
  Applicant's address:

Box 9300
Whitehorse, Yukon Territory
Y1A 4A2
Fax: 867-668-2633
  Examination of application:

Industry Canada
205-300 Main Street
Whitehorse, Yukon Territory

Public Participation


Deadline for Interventions/Comments


(Intervention comments should only relate to the change in technical parameters)


10 October 2007

  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]




by mail to
CRTC, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0N2




by fax at

  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.
  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.
  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.
  Please note that the information you provide to the Commission as part of this public process is entered into an unsearchable database dedicated to this specific public process. This database is accessible only from the webpage of this particular public process. As a result, a general search of our website with the help of either our own search engine or a third-party search engine will not provide access to the information which was provided as part of this public process.
  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
Toll free Telephone: 1-877-249-2782
Toll-free TDD: 1-877-909-2782
Fax: 819-994-0218
  Metropolitan Place
99 Wyse Road, Suite 1410
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B3A 4S5
Tel: 902-426-7997
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: 204-983-8274
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: 604-666-0778
Fax: 604-666-8322
  Secretary General
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