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Ottawa, 2 June 2010

Notice of applications received

Various locations
Deadline for submission of interventions/comments:  7 July 2010

The Commission has received the following applications:

[Broadcasting interventions/comments form]

Applicant and Locality

1. Radio communautaire francophone de Montréal inc.
Montréal, Quebec
Application No. 2010-0663-5

2. Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec
Application No. 2010-0811-0

3. Bayshore Broadcasting Corporation
Owen Sound, Ontario
Application Nos. 2010-0669-3 and 2010-0671-8

4. 5777152 Manitoba Ltd.
Gimli, Manitoba
Application No.

1. Montréal, Quebec
Application No. 2010-0663-5

Application by the Radio communautaire francophone de Montréal inc. relating to the broadcasting licence of the French-language Type B community radio programming undertaking CIBL-FM Montréal.

The licensee proposes to change the authorized contours by increasing the average effective radiated power (ERP) from 221 watts to 1,003 watts (maximum ERP from 293 watts to 3,000 watts with an effective height of antenna above average terrain of 192.5 metres). All other technical parameters will remain unchanged.

The licensee wishes to increase the quality of the signal of the station.

Licensee's address:

412-1691 Pie IX Blvd
Montréal, Quebec
Fax: 514-526-3583

Examination of application:

At the licensee’s address

Application No. 2010-0811-0

Application by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation to amend the broadcasting licence of the French-language FM radio programming undertaking CHLM-FM Rouyn-Noranda.

The licensee proposes to add the transmitters CBF-1 Senneterre, CBF-3 Lebel-sur-Quévillion et CBF-4 Matagami, Quebec to rebroadcast the programs of CHLM-FM to adequately serve the population of Rouyn-Noranda.

The licensee states that this amendment will improve service to the population living within the contours of its three transmitters by giving them access to local and regional programming.

Subject to approval of this application, the licensee has also asked to amend the broadcasting licence of its French-language radio programming undertaking CBF Montréal by revoking the authority for its transmitters CBF-1 Senneterre, CBF-3 Lebel-sur-Quévillion et CBF-4 Matagami.

All the technical parameters of the rebroadcasting transmitters would remain unchanged. Only the source of the programming of the transmitters will change.

Licensee's address:

P.O. Box 3220
Station C
Ottawa, Ontario
Fax: 613-288-6257

 Examination of application:

Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
70 Principale Street
Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec

City of Lebel-sur-Quévillion
500 Place Quévillion
Lebel-sur-Quévillion, Quebec

City of Senneterre
551 10e Avenue
Senneterre, Quebec

City of Matagami
195 Matagami Boulevard
Matagami, Quebec

3. Owen Sound, Ontario
Application Nos. 2010-0669-3 and 2010-0671-8

Applications by Bayshore Broadcasting Corporation relating to the broadcasting licences of the English-language commercial radio programming undertakings, CIXK-FM and CKYC‑FM Owen Sound.

The licensee proposes to change the authorized contours of its transmitter CIXK-FM Owen Sound by decreasing the effective radiated power from 100,000 watts to 28,000 watts (non-directional antenna), increasing the effective height of antenna above average terrain from 171.7 to 189.6 metres and moving the antenna to another site.

The licensee also proposes to change the authorized contours of its transmitter CKYC‑FM Owen Sound by decreasing the effective radiated power from 31,600 watts to 22,000 watts (non-directional antenna), increasing the effective height of antenna above average terrain from 114.1 to 214 metres and moving the antenna to another site.

The licensee submits that moving its FM antennas to a new tower in Owen Sound is solely for the purpose of significantly reducing yearly operating costs associated with the maintenance of transmitter sites.

 Licensee's address:

270 Ninth Street East
Owen Sound, Ontario
Fax: 519-371-4242

Examination of applications:

At the licensee’s address

4. Gimli, Manitoba
Application No. 2010-0696-6

Application by 5777152 Manitoba Ltd. for the use of frequency 107.5 MHz (channel 298A) for the operation of the new English-language commercial FM radio programming undertaking CJIE-FM Winnipeg Beach, Gimli and Arborg, Manitoba approved in Licensing of new radio stations to serve Gimli, Winnipeg Beach and new transmitter in Arborg, Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2010-65, 10 February 2010 (Decision 2010-65).

This application is filed in response to Decision 2010-65 in which the Commission stated that it would only issue a licence to 5777152 Manitoba Ltd. if it submitted an application proposing the use of another FM frequency that is acceptable to both the Commission and the Department of Industry.

Applicant's address:

513 Main Street
Swan River, Manitoba
R0L 1Z0
Fax: 204-734-5897

Examination of application:

62-2nd Avenue
Gimli, Manitoba

Public participation

Deadline for interventions

7 July 2010

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 and will not notify a party whose intervention is received after the deadline date. In such a case, the intervention will not be considered by the Commission and will not be part of the public file.

Interventions will be considered by the Commission and will form part of the public record of the proceeding without further notification to intervening parties, provided the procedure set out below has been followed. Parties will be contacted only if their submissions raise procedural questions.

Written interventions should be submitted to the Secretary General of the Commission in only one of the following formats:

by using the
[Broadcasting interventions/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.

Parties must ensure that, before initiating service through electronic mode, they will be able to satisfy the Commission, upon request, that service of the notification was completed.

Submissions longer than five pages should include a summary.

Each paragraph of the submission should be numbered. In addition, 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.

Interventions should clearly identify the application referred to and indicate whether parties support or oppose the application, or, if they propose changes to it, include the facts and grounds for their proposal.

 Important notice

All information that parties provide as part of this public process, except information granted confidentiality, whether sent by postal mail, facsimile, e‑mail or through the Commission’s website at, becomes part of a publicly accessible file and will be posted on the Commission’s website.

This information includes personal information, such as full names, e‑mail addresses, postal/street addresses, telephone and facsimile numbers, and any other personal information parties provide.

The personal information that parties 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 website in their entirety exactly as received, 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 information that parties 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 the Commission’s website with the help of either its own search engine or a third‑party search engine will not provide access to the information that was provided as part of this public process.

The Commission encourages interested parties to monitor the public examination file and the Commission’s website for additional information that they may find useful when preparing their interventions.

Examination of documents

An electronic version of the applications is available from the Commission’s website by selecting the application number within this notice.

A list of all interventions will also be available on the Commission’s website. An electronic version of all interventions submitted will be accessible from this list. To access the list, select “Lists of interventions/comments” under “Public Proceedings” from the Commission’s website.

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 two (2) working days, at any other Commission offices and documentation centres.

Location of Commission offices

Toll-free telephone: 1-877-249-2782
Toll-free TDD: 1-877-909-2782

Les Terrasses de la Chaudière
Central Building
1 Promenade du Portage, Room 206
Gatineau, Quebec
J8X 4B1
Tel.: 819-997-2429
Fax: 819-994-0218

Regional offices

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
Fax: 204-983-6317

2220 – 12th Avenue
Suite 620
Regina, Saskatchewan
S4P 0M8
Tel.: 306-780-3422

10405 Jasper Avenue
Suite 520
Edmonton, Alberta
T5J 3N4
Tel.: 780-495-3224

580 Hornby Street
Suite 530
Vancouver, British Columbia
V6C 3B6

Tel.: 604-666-2111
Fax: 604-666-8322

Secretary General

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