CKIA-FM, Community, Québec City

Radio Basse-Ville Inc.

CKIA-FM198488.36,800Radio Basse-Ville Inc.


On March 1, Radio Basse-Ville was awarded a licence for a French-language FM community station at Quebec City on the frequency 96.1 MHz, with an effective radiated power of 6.8 watts. It would be a “neighbourhood” station, broadcasting thirty hours a week.

CKIA signed on the air on October 31.  


CKIA was granted a change of frequency from 96.1 to 88.3 MHz and an increase in effective radiated power from 6.8 to 350 watts.


On May 17 the CRTC renewed CKIA-FM’s licence until August 31, 2014.

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