The CRTC is considering applications for five licenses (in Ottawa, Toronto, Edmonton, Calgary and Vancouver) for Indigenous radio stations. The following intervention provides reasons why Wawatay's applications for Ottawa and Toronto are a better choice than that of First Peoples Radio (ie APTN) proposed for Ottawa, Toronto and the other three cities,.
Also included are background links for the other applicants, intervenors, and hearings (that were held at the end of March).
Audio (17min) - Greg Macdougall, EquitableEducation.ca presenting in support of Wawatay at CRTC hearing on March 28, 2017
Summary of key points in favour of Wawatay over FPR(/APTN):
Links to documents from CRTC, applicants and other intervenors:
Agenda of Hearing (March 27-29, 2017)
Full audio files (of March 27 & 28, March 29 still to come)
Presentations from applicants:
Written interventions submitted prior to the hearings