Telecommunciations - 163 Doyle's Road

Start Date: 
Tue, 2017/05/30 - 9:30pm

A Discretionary Use Application has been submitted to the City of St. John’s by Eastlink requesting to construct a telecommunications tower located at 163 Doyle's Road.

In accordance with its obligations under the Radiocommunications Act and Industry Canada’s Tower Siting Procedure CPC-2-0-03, the City of St. John's hereby notifies residents in the vicinity of 165 Doyle's Road of Eastlinks’ intention to install an antenna system consisting of:

  • A slim monopole tower measuring 30 metres in height.
  • Six antennas will be placed at approximately 29 metres in height.
  • A tower base measuring 3 metres by 2 metres.
  • A standard chain link fence 8 feet high will enclose the 15 x 15 metre compound.
  • The tower will be equipped with an anti-climb apparatus which prohibits the use of the ladder on the tower in case the fence is breached.

The public information package (see link below) has been prepared by Eastlink as per Industry Canada's Antenna Tower Siting Procedures. 
Information regarding this application, along with the public information package, may be viewed at the Department of Planning, Engineering and Regulatory Services, John J. Murphy Building (City Hall Annex), fourth floor, please phone 709-576-8220, or email
Any person wishing to make a submission on this application must provide a signed written statement to the Office of the City Clerk by noon, Tuesday, May 30, 2017, either by mail: P.O. Box 908, St. John’s, NL, A1C 5M2; fax: 709-576-8474 or email: Written submissions received will become a matter of public record and will be included in the agenda for the regular meeting of Council on Monday, June 12, 2017, at which time Council is scheduled to make a decision on this application.

Location Map
Eastlink Information Package