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Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2008-64

  Ottawa, 19 March 2008
  Vista Radio Ltd.
Campbell River, British Columbia
  Application 2007-1744-9, received 30 November 2007
Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2008-2
8 January 2008

Use of frequency 99.7 MHz by the new FM radio station in Campbell River


The Commission approves the application by Vista Radio Ltd. to operate its new English-language commercial FM radio programming undertaking in Campbell River at 99.7 MHz (channel 259A) with an effective radiated power (ERP) of 6,000 watts. The applicant had originally proposed to operate its new station at 106.1 MHz (channel 291B) with an average ERP of 663 watts.


The applicant filed this application further to the Commission's direction in CFWB Campbell River, British Columbia - Conversion to FM band, Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2007-343, 30 August 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).


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


The Commission reminds the applicant 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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