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Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2008-205

  Ottawa, 22 August 2008
  Carl Gilbert, on behalf of a corporation to be incorporated
Saguenay (zone La Baie), Quebec
  Application 2008-0793-5, received 9 June 2008
Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2008-56
27 June 2008

Use of frequency 105.5 MHz by the new FM radio station in Saguenay (zone La Baie)

1. The Commission approves the application by Carl Gilbert, on behalf of a corporation to be incorporated, to operate the new French-language commercial FM radio programming undertaking in Saguenay (zone La Baie) at 105.5 MHz (channel 288) with an average effective radiated power of 6,000 watts.
2. The applicant filed this application further to the Commission's direction in French-language FM radio station in Saguenay (zone La Baie), Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2007-95, 21 March 2007. In that decision, the Commission stated that it would only issue a licence for this station provided that the applicant submitted, within three months of the date of that decision, an amendment to its application proposing the use of an FM frequency and technical parameters that are acceptable to both the Commission and the Department of Industry (the Department).
3. The Commission received one comment with respect to this application from Mr. Réal Gauthier, a resident of La Baie. The comment may be examined on the Commission's website at under "Public Proceedings."
4. The Commission reminds the licensee that pursuant to section 22(1) of the Broadcasting Act, no licence may be issued until the Department notifies the Commission that its technical requirements have been met and that a broadcasting certificate will be issued.
  Secretary General
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