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Community TV channels do not meet CRTC standards: CACTUS

telecom | 01/07/2016 4:44 pm EST

The Canadian Association of Community Television Users and Stations (CACTUS) said Thursday that most cable community TV channels do not meet CRTC standards for operating a community TV channel, according to one of the organization's members. CACTUS said in a press release that information was gathered from a study conducted by Deepak Sahasrabudhe, executive diretor of Newwest.tv, an independent multimedia access centre based in New Westminster, B.C., in preparation for the local and community TV policy hearing the CRTC will hold, starting Jan. 25. CACTUS also indicated in the press...