Telus Communications Inc. - New Telecommunications Tower on Esowista No. 3 Reserve, Tofino, BC

Telus Communications Inc. is proposing to construct a new 38.0 meter tall self-support, monopole tower on Esowista Reserve No. 3. The purpose of the proposed tower is to expand Telus' wireless coverage and to provide access to dependable wireless high-speed internet services in the Tla-o-qui-aht community. Cellular antennas will be mounted at the top of the tower. Access to the proposed tower site is via Nuu-Put-Tah-Chilth Road and via a driveway that will extend into Telus' existing compound. The proposed tower may undergo periodic antenna additions and/or replacements.

 

The proposed tower site is located at 49º 04' 41.3292" N, 125º 47' 49.3512" W on the Esowista No. 3 Reserve, Tofino, BC.


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Latest update

End of Public Comment Period

2021-06-11 – The public comment period on the project is closed.  Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada is considering comments received to help inform its determination on whether the carrying out of the project is likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.

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Contacts

Spectrum and Telecommunications Sector - Western Region
Davide Almeida, Spectrum Management Officer
1230 Government Street, Room 430
Victoria, British Columbia V8W 3M4
Telephone: 250-363-3803 or 1-800-667-3780
Fax: 250-363-0208
Email: ic.spectrumvictoria-victoriaspectre.ic@canada.ca


  • Location

    • Telus Communications Inc. - New Telecommunications Tower on Esowista No. 3 Reserve, Tofino, BC (British Columbia)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Other, not otherwise specified
  • Assessment Status

    In progress
  • Start Date

    2021-05-11
  • Proponent

    Telus Communications Inc.
  • Authorities

    • Innovation, Science and Economic Development
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number

    81602

Nearby assessments

..within 200 kilometres
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