NOW on PortsToronto and Politics

By Friday, June 16, 2017 0 No tags Permalink 0

NOW Magazine has published an article on the rogue federal public agency, Ports Toronto, and its sale of 30 Bay Street for $96 million. You will find it here.   https://nowtoronto.com/news/ports-toronto-sale-waterfront-headquarters/   The article makes clear that Transport Minister Marc Garneau has ignored the local Member of Parliament, Adam Vaughan. Until now Vaughan has been the effective voice of ...

Video on “Ground Runup Enclosure”

By Wednesday, June 7, 2017 0 No tags Permalink 0

This note and link to the PortsToronto video on the Ground Runup Enclosure, comes from Hal Beck, a neighbourhood member of the airport liaizon committee. Hi All,  attached is a link to a recent 4 minute video of the Ground Runup Enclosure (GRE)  recently constructed at Island Airport, containing some time lapse footage and technical info. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tAt8kziW9D0&t=47s  In ...

An open letter to Andew Scheer

By Tuesday, May 30, 2017 0 , Permalink 0

Last Saturday, May 27, 2017 Andrew Scheer was elected leader of the Conservative Party. In March, 2016 he made this statement in the House of Commons. "... A similar example would be the Toronto Island airport. My friend from Spadina-Fort York (Adam Vaughan) cares very passionately about this because he represents a lot of very rich ...

Letter from Adam Vaughan re Ports Toronto land sale

By Monday, May 8, 2017 0 No tags Permalink 0

Dear friends: Thank you for your correspondence on this very important issue. I have received a number of emails so please accept this letter as a response to the collection of issues and concerns received by my constituents. I share your frustration and disappointment with the transaction. As many of you know, the project to develop the ...