Broadcasting Procedural Letter adressed to Bev Kirshenblatt (Canadian Broadcasting Corporation)

Ottawa, 6 October 2017

BY EMAIL

E-mail: bevkirshenblatt.regaffairs@cbc.ca

Ms. Bev Kirshenblatt
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
181 Queen Street
Ottawa, ON
K1P 1K9

Re: Broadcasting application 2017-0604-5 – CBC - CBU Vancouver, BC

Dear Ms. Kirshenblatt,

This is in reference to the above-noted application by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) for a technical amendment to change the authorized service contours of the English-language AM radio programming undertaking CBU Vancouver.

In order to pursue the analysis of this application, please address the following.

Procedural Request

Contour Maps & Population Estimates

  1. Please submit clearly legible contour maps, in colour if available, of the following:
    • A comparative map with the existing and proposed 15 mV/m and 5 mV/m contours of CBU Vancouver and the existing 3 mV/M and 0.5 mV/m contours of CBU-2-FM Vancouver.

    These maps must be filed in one of the following formats:

    • standard image (e.g., GIF, JPEG, TIFF, BMP);
    • PDF file format;Footnote1
    • GIS-compatible file format, electronically or on a CD-ROM.Footnote2
  2. Please provide quantitative estimates of the population within the existing and proposed 15 mV/m and 5 mV/m contours of CBU Vancouver and the existing 3 mV/M and 0.5 mV/m contours of CBU-2-FM Vancouver.
  3. Please provide quantitative estimates of the overlapping population within the existing and proposed 15 mV/m and 5 mV/m contours of CBU Vancouver and the existing 3 mV/M and 0.5 mV/m contours of CBU-2-FM Vancouver.

The information requested herein should be submitted to the Commission by no later than 16 October 2017, failing which, the application may be returned to be completed and resubmitted with the Commission should the CBC wish to pursue this proposal.

Please note that the intervention period for this proceeding will be re-opened for additional comments from all parties with respect to the new information only, as follows:

Interested persons have until 26 October 2017 to submit interventions relating to the new information.

The CBC will have until 31 October 2017 to reply to any interventions.

The Commission requires the response or other documents to be submitted electronically by using the secured service “My CRTC Account” (Partner Log In or GCKey) and filling the “Broadcasting and Telecom Cover page” or the “Broadcasting Cover Page” located on this web page.   Also on this web page you will find information on the submission of applications to the Commission “Filing Broadcasting and Canadian Program Certification documents with the CRTC: Privacy and Security”.

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

Should you need further information concerning this application, please do not hesitate to contact me by telephone at 819-997-2882, by fax at 819-994-0218 or by e-mail at john.fernandez@crtc.gc.ca.

Sincerely,

John Fernandez
Analyst, Radio Policy & Applications

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