COUNCIL MEETINGS REBROADCAST ON AFN/CFRT 107.3 FM

September 13, 2017

COUNCIL MEETINGS REBROADCAST ON AFN/CFRT 107.3 FM

SEPTEMBER 13, 2017 (IQALUIT, NUNAVUT) – The City of Iqaluit is pleased to announce that City Council meetings will now be taped and rebroadcast in Inuktitut and English, beginning with the September 26th Council meeting. Working with the l’Association des francophones du Nunavut (AFN), the City has entered into an agreement to have each Council meeting rebroadcast twice per session – once in Inuktitut and once in English – on the AFN’s radio station, CFRT 107.3 FM. Each month, the Inuktitut broadcast of the Council meeting is scheduled for 1:30 PM on the Thursday following each Council meeting. The meeting will also be rebroadcast in English at 7 PM on the second Thursday after each Council meeting. The broadcast schedule for September and October is below: - (Tuesday, September 26th – City Council meeting – not broadcast) - Thursday, September 28th – 1:30 PM, Inuktitut broadcast - Thursday, October 5th – 7 PM, English Broadcast - (Tuesday, October 10th – City Council meeting – not broadcast) - Thursday, October 12th - 1:30 PM, Inuktitut broadcast - Thursday, October 19 – 7 PM, English Broadcast - (Tuesday, October 24th – live City Council meeting– not broadcast) - Thursday, October 26th - 1:30 PM, Inuktitut broadcast At the present time, due to technical constraints, the City is not able to provide this service in French. The taped sessions, as well as the schedule for each show, will also be posted to the AFN’s website,www.cfrt.ca , as well as promoted through the City website at http://www.city.iqaluit.nu.ca.