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Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2007-1

  Ottawa, 9 January 2007
  The Commission has received the following applications. The deadline for submission of interventions/comments is 13 February 2007.

[Broadcasting intervention/comments form]

  Item Applicant and locality


Aboriginal Voices Radio Inc.
Toronto, Ontario
Application No. 2006-1548-7


3077457 Nova Scotia Limited
Ottawa, Ontario
Application No. 2006-1644-3


Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
Dawson City, Yukon Territory
Application No. 2006-1652-6
1. Toronto, Ontario
Application No. 2006-1548-7
  Application by Aboriginal Voices Radio Inc. relating to the licence of radio programming undertaking CKAV-FM Toronto, Ontario.
  The licensee proposes using a Subsidiary Communications Multiplex Operations (SCMO) channel to broadcast predominantly Tamil-language programming.
  Programming broadcast using an SCMO is not accessible with standard radio equipment, and requires the use of a special receiver.
  Licensee's address:

366 Adelaide St. East
Suite 323
Toronto, Ontario
M5A 3X9
Fax: 416-703-4328
  Examination of application:

At the licensee's address
2. Ottawa, Ontario
Application No. 2006-1644-3
  Application by 3077457 Nova Scotia Limited (3077457) to amend the licence of the radio programming undertaking at Ottawa, Ontario, approved in Low-power English-language tourist information service in Ottawa, Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2005-256, 23 June 2005.
  The licensee proposes to amend the licence by changing the frequency from 104.7 MHz (channel 284LP) to 99.7 MHz (channel 259LP).
  3077457 has indicated that in Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2006-637, the Commission approved the application by 591991 B.C. Ltd., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Corus Entertainment Inc., for the conversion of its AM station, CJRC Gatineau, Quebec, to the FM band using the frequency 104.7 MHz. Since 3077457 is currently licensed to operate its Ottawa station on this frequency as a low-power unprotected FM service, it has therefore submitted the above-noted application.
  Licensee's address:

170 Thompson Run
Halifax, Nova Scotia
B4B 1T7
Fax: 902-832-5586
  Examination of application:

1380 Prince of Wales Drive
Ottawa, Ontario
3. Dawson City, Yukon Territory
Application No. 2006-1652-6
  Application by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) to amend the licence of the radio programming undertaking CBU-FM Vancouver, British Columbia.
  The licensee proposes to add an FM transmitter atDawson City to broadcast the programming of its Radio Two service originating from CBU-FM Vancouver in order to serve the population of Dawson City.
  The transmitter would operate on frequency 104.9 MHz (channel 285A) with an effective radiated power of 413 watts (non-directional antenna/antenna height of -94.1 metres).
  In Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2004-358, 18 August 2004, the Commission approved an application by the CBC to replace the transmitter of its Radio One service at Dawson City, CBDN-FM by a transmitter operating on the AM band. CBC indicates that its proposed transmitter would use CBDN-FM's infrastructure already in place enabling it to provide its Radio Two service at a minimal cost.
  Licensee's address:

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

The Reception
City Hall
Dawson City, Yukon Territory

Public Participation


Deadline for Interventions/Comments


13 February 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.
  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
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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