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Ottawa, 10 April 2013


Bev Kirshenblatt
Senior Director – Regulatory Affairs
Société Radio-Canada
181 Queen Street
Ottawa, Ontario
K1P 1K9

RE: 2013-0290-1

Dear Mrs. Kirshenblatt:

This is in reference to the application regarding the radio station CBON-FM Sudbury (Ontario), to amend the technical parameters of its rebroadcasting transmitter CBON-FM-26 Hearst, and the information provided on the application form.

Paragraph 28(1)(a) of the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission Rules of Practice and Procedure states that the Commission may require a party to provide information, particulars or documents that it considers necessary.

As such, please provide the following information.

1) The technical information section (4) of the application indicates that there is a change in power but no change in class. Please correct the class indicated for the transmitter in service.

2) The marketing section (7) of the application indicates that the population present in the 3 mV/m and 0.5 mV/m coverage contours is identical. Please correct this information or provide details on the data obtained from Statistics Canada (granularity/resolution of distribution areas).

You are required to provide the information/document(s) noted above on the public record by 15 April 2013.

Considering the above request, the timetable for the proceeding is changed as follows:

Notice Number/
Part 1
Subject Posted Date Deadlines (Interventions/Comments/Answers)
Part 1 Société Radio-Canada

Technical amendment - contours

Sudbury, Ontario



Open the application for applicant contact information.
15 February 2013 18 March 2013 (original deadline)

25 April 2013
(new deadline)

A copy of this letter and all related correspondence will be added to the public record of the proceeding.

The Commission requires that you submit your documents electronically using the secured service “My CRTC Account” (Partner Log In or GCKey) and fill in the “Broadcasting and Telecom Cover page” located on this web page. On this web page, you will also find a link to information on the submission of applications to the Commission “Submitting applications and other documents to the CRTC using My CRTC Account.”

Should you need further information concerning your application, please do not hesitate to contact me by telephone at 819-997-9350 or by fax at 819-994-0218.

Yours sincerely,

Original signed by analyst

Valentina Lavigne
Radio Analyst, CRTC
Broadcasting – Radio

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