Media Advisory - CRTC to hold a public hearing in Gatineau, Quebec



    
    WHEN:     Commencing on Monday, April 30, 2007

    WHERE:    Conference Centre, Portage IV, 140 Promenade du Portage,
              Gatineau, Quebec
              Panel 1: Outaouais Room; Panel 2: Pontiac Room

    TIME:     9:30 a.m.
    

    OTTAWA and GATINEAU, April 27 /CNW Telbec/ - On April 30, 2007, the
Commission will hold a public hearing in Gatineau, Quebec, to consider various
broadcasting applications. This hearing will be divided into two panels that
will occur simultaneously.

    Panel 1, Outaouais Room: The Commission will review an application filed
by CTVglobemedia Inc. (CTVgm), on behalf of CHUM Ltd, seeking authority for
the transfer of effective control of CHUM to CTVgm.

    Panel 2, Pontiac Room: The Commission will consider applications to renew
the licences of several commercial radio programming undertakings owned by
Astral Media Radio Inc.; five applications to licence a new FM radio
programming undertaking to serve Montreal, Quebec; three applications to
licence a new AM radio programming undertaking to serve Montreal, Quebec; one
application to operate a community-based digital television service in
Toronto, Ontario; and the licence renewal of CKOD-FM Salaberry-de-Valleyfield,
Quebec.

    For more information or to listen to the hearing through live audio feed,
please visit our Web Site at the following address,
http://www.crtc.gc.ca/eng/broadcast.htm#NPH20073.

    Reference documents:

    Broadcasting Notice of Public Hearing CRTC 2007-3
    http://www.crtc.gc.ca/archive/eng/hearings/2007/n2007-3.htm
    Broadcasting Notice of Public Hearing CRTC 2007-3-1
    http://www.crtc.gc.ca/archive/eng/hearings/2007/n2007-3-1.htm
    Broadcasting Notice of Public Hearing CRTC 2007-3-2
    http://www.crtc.gc.ca/archive/eng/hearings/2007/n2007-3-2.htm
    Broadcasting Notice of Public Hearing CRTC 2007-3-3
    http://www.crtc.gc.ca/archive/eng/Hearings/2007/n2007-3-3.htm
    Broadcasting Notice of Public Hearing CRTC 2007-3-4
    http://www.crtc.gc.ca/archive/eng/Hearings/2007/n2007-3-4.htm




For further information:

For further information: Media Relations
http://support.crtc.gc.ca/CRTCSubmissionMU/forms/Mediarelations.aspx?lang=e,
(819) 997-9403, Fax: (819) 997-4245; General Inquiries: (819) 997-0313, TDD:
(819) 994-0423, Fax: (819) 994-0218, Toll-free # 1-877-249-2782, TDD -
Toll-free # 1-877-909-2782; On-line services
http://support.crtc.gc.ca/crtcsubmissionmu/forms/main.aspx?lang=e


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