Advocacy and Strategies
CACTUS filed a preliminary submission to the CRTC's review of community and local TV on Nov. 6th, 2015. CACTUS filed a supplemental (more complete) submission following the Community Media Convergence (held at Carleton University Nov. 22-24) on January 5th, 2016. The following is our main submission. (Links to the appendices can be found at:) http://cactus.independentmedia.ca/node/677
CACTUS' comments to Industry Canada regarding its proposal to align its television spectrum usage plans with those of the US.
Letter from CMG submitted to CRTC Requesting that Policy Review Be Delayed Until after Community Media Conference.
This document summarizes submissions to phase III of the CRTC's "Let's Talk TV" consultation (CRTC 2014-190) from industry groups and stakeholders. It does not reflect comments by individual Canadians.
This is CACTUS' written submission to Phase III of the CRTC's "Let's Talk TV" consultation (CRTC 2014-190).
CACTUS Intervention Against Rogers' Application to the CRTC to Spend 4% of its revenues in Fredericton and Saint John on dual English and French community channels.
CACTUS' intervention against an application by Bell to the CRTC to allocate part of its local expression spending toward an Internet platform, and away from a linear community channel.
CACTUS intervened against Videotron's application to the CRTC to use 4% of its revenues in the Greater Montreal area to offer dual community channels, one in English and one in French.
CACTUS' intervention to Bell's application to retain 4% of its revenues to offer bilingual community channels in Ottawa and Montreal.
This is a letter to the CRTC from a citizen group calling itself the Steering Committee for Independent Community TV in Montreal, asking the CRTC to delay a decision on Videotron's request for a second community TV channel in Montreal (in English), while it develops a model for community TV that would be open to the whole community. This letter was submitted on October 7th, 2013.