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Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2005-118

  Ottawa, 8 December 2005
  The Commission has received the following application. The deadline for submission of interventions/comments is 9 January 2006.
  Item Applicant and Locality
 

1.

Aboriginal Voices Radio Inc.
Vancouver and Abbotsford, British Columbia; Calgary, Alberta; Ottawa, Ontario and Montréal, Quebec.
1. Vancouver and Abbotsford, British Columbia; Calgary, Alberta; Ottawa, Ontario and Montréal, Quebec.
Application No. 2005-1468-9
  Application by Aboriginal Voices Radio Inc. for an extension of the time limit to commence the operation of the Native Type B radio programming undertakings at Vancouver and its transmitter at Abbotsford, Calgary, Ottawa and Montréal authorized in Decision CRTC 2001-314 (Vancouver), Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2003-67 (Abbotsford), Decision CRTC 2001-172 (Calgary), Decision CRTC 2001-627 (Ottawa) and Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2003-195 (Montréal).
  The licensee is requesting an extension until 1 September 2006 for primarily technical and logistical reasons.
  The application represents the fifth request for an extension for the undertaking at Vancouver, and the second request for its transmitter at Abbotsford, the fifth request for an extension for the undertaking at Calgary, the sixth request for an extension for the undertaking at Ottawa and the second request for an extension for the undertaking at Montréal.
  The licensee is also requesting, until 1 September 2006, an extension of the time to submit an application for the use of a frequency other than 90.9 MHz to operate its new radio programming undertaking in Vancouver. The Commission approved AVR's application for the new service in Decision CRTC 2001-314 but later directed the applicant to submit an amendment to the proposed technical parameters predicated on the use of another frequency.
  Moreover, the licensee is requesting, until 1 September 2006, an extension of the time limit to submit an application for the use of a frequency other than 100.1 MHz to operate its new radio programming undertaking in Montréal.
  The Commission approved AVR's application for the new service in Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2003-195 but directed the applicant to submit an amendment to the proposed technical parameters predicated on the use of another frequency. This represents the sixth request for an extension of time to submit an application for another frequency.
  The Commission places the applicant on notice that, as a part of its decision making process, it will decide, in the light of the extensions already requested and approved, the information contained in the present application and any interventions to be received, whether it should accord any further extensions.
  Licensee's address:

Licensing and Development Office
Studio City Building
366 Adelaide Street East
Suite 323
Toronto, Ontario
M5A 3X9
Fax: (416) 703-1287
E-Mail: gbuck@mccarthy.ca
  Examination of application:

McCarthy Tétrault
Toronto Dominion Bank Tower
66 Wellington Street West
50th Floor Reception
Toronto, Ontario

McCarthy Tétrault
Pacific Centre
P.O. Box 10424
Suite 1300
777 Dunsmuir Street
Vancouver, British Columbia

McCarthy Tétrault
Suite 3300
421 - 7th Avenue SW
Calgary, Alberta

McCarthy Tétrault
The Chambers
Suite 1400
40 Elgin Street
Ottawa, Ontario

McCarthy Tétrault
Le Windsor
1170 Peel Street
5th floor
Montréal, Quebec
 

[Broadcasting intervention/comments form]

 

Public Participation

 

Deadline for Interventions/Comments

 

9 January 2006

  The intervention must be received by the CRTC 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

located below the description of each application within this public notice

 

or

 

by mail to
CRTC, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0N2

 

or

 

by fax at
(819) 994-0218

  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.
  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.
  ATTENTION!!! THE PERSONAL INFORMATION YOU SUBMIT WILL BE POSTED ON OUR WEBSITE
  Note that all information you provide as part of a public process, except information under a claim for confidentiality, (whether sent by postal mail, facsimile, e-mail or through the CRTC's website), including 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, becomes part of a publicly accessible file and will be posted on the CRTC's website. Documents received electronically or otherwise will be put on the CRTC's website in their entirety exactly as received, including any personal information contained therein, and in the official language and format in which they are sent.
  The personal information you provide will be used and disclosed for the purpose for which the information was obtained or compiled by the CRTC or for a use consistent with that purpose. However, as the information provided, including personal information, will be on the public record and posted on the CRTC's website, the CRTC is not liable for the use or disclosure of this information by any other person for any other purpose.
  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 CRTC 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 - TDD: 994-0423
FAX: (819) 994-0218
  Metropolitan Place
99 Wyse Road, Suite 1410
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B3A 4S5
Tel: (902) 426-7997 - TDD: 426-6997
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: 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: 666-0778
FAX: (604) 666-8322
  Secretary General
  This document is available in alternative format upon request, and may also be examined in PDF format or in HTML at the following Internet site: http://www.crtc.gc.ca

Date Modified: 2005-12-08