ARCHIVED - Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2008-120

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  Additional reference: 2008-120-1

Ottawa, 19 December 2008

Notice of consultation

  Applications received
Various locations
Deadline for submission of interventions/comments: 23 January 2009
  The Commission has received the following applications:

[Broadcasting intervention/comments form]

  Item Applicant and Locality


La Radio touristique de Québec inc.
Québec, Quebec
Application No. 2008-1404-7


Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
Calgary, Alberta
Application No. 2008-1557-4
1. Québec, Quebec
Application No. 2008-1404-7
  Application by La Radio touristique de Québec  inc. to amend the broadcasting licence for the tourist radio programming undertaking CKJF-FM Québec.
  The licensee proposes to amend the licence by changing the frequency from 90.3 MHz (channel 212LP) to 106.9 MHz (channel 295A1). The licensee also proposes to increase the maximum effective radiated power from 16 watts to 100 watts.
  The new frequency is necessary given the Commission's decision to authorize Guy Simard, on behalf of a corporation to be incorporated, to use the frequency 90.3 MHz in Montmagny, Quebec (Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2008-224). The licensee also indicated that an increase in power would ensure the sustainability of its service.
  Licensee's address:

3208 des Sumacs Street
Québec, Quebec
G1G 1X4
Fax: 418-623-8499
  Examination of application:

At the licensee's address
2. Calgary, Alberta
Application No. 2008-1557-4
  Application by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) relating to the broadcasting licence for the radio programming undertaking CBR-FM Calgary.
  The licensee proposes to use a Subsidiary Communications Multiplex Operations (SCMO) channel to broadcast multi-cultural programs in the Punjabi, Hindi, Fiji, Gujarati and Urdu languages, along with English programs for young South Asian Canadians.
  Programming broadcast using an SCMO is not accessible with standard radio equipment and requires the use of a special receiver.
  Licensee's address:

P.O. Box 3220
Station C
Ottawa, Ontario
K1Y 1E4
Fax: 613-288-6257
  Examination of application:

Punjabi World Network Ltd.
172 Castleglen Way N.E.
Calgary, Alberta
T3J 1V6


Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
The Reception
1724 Westmount Blvd. N.W.
Calgary, Alberta
T2N 3G7

Public Participation


Deadline for Interventions/Comments


23 January 2009

  The intervention must be received by the Commission 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 email 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 Web page of this particular public process. As a result, a general search of our Web site 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 Commission 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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