Western Beaches Threatened

By Friday, September 29, 2017 0 No tags Permalink 0

BRIEF HISTORY OF THE WESTERN BEACHES In 2005, $23 million was spent on a 600 M breakwall for the 2006 Club Crew World Dragonboat Championships. In 2009, Council approved the Western Beaches Master Plan, where use of the 4.4 km waterway from Ontario Place to the Humber River be primarily flat-water, an area that provides protected ...

Airport Noise Complaint, Sept. 19, 2017

By Tuesday, September 19, 2017 0 Permalink 0

Max Moore is a resident of Bathurst Quay and a member of CommunityAIR. He sent this e-mail today at 3:39 AM. Editor's note. For: Joe Cressy, Toronto City Council Re: Island Airport Noise Complaint, Sept. 19, 2017 I'm laying in bed at 3 am, listening to a loud hydrovac machine, which makes 94 DBC Decibels of noise, at the ...

NOW on PortsToronto and Politics

By Friday, June 16, 2017 0 No tags Permalink 5

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 3

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 ...