CommunityAIR Press Release on Airport Noise

By Thursday, June 9, 2016 0 No tags Permalink 0

Noise from Island Airport Remains Intolerable For Immediate Release Wednesday, June 8, 2016 Brian Iler, Chair   In a release Monday, Ports Toronto attempts to paint a rosy picture of its efforts to reduce Island Airport noise. The reality is far different. From massive noise interference with the Harbourfront Music Garden’s performances to lost sleep by Bathurst Quay residents, Island Airport ...

PortsToronto Annual General Meeting

By Tuesday, June 7, 2016 0 No tags Permalink 0

What do these people have in common?           None of them earns as much as this man. PortsToronto CEO Geoffrey Wilson According to Ontario's Sunshine List, Premier  Wynne made $208,974 plus $400 in taxable benefits last year. German Chancellor Angela comes in at the Canadian dollar equivalent of $307,263.54; UK Prime Minister David Cameron at $262,091.42 and our our Prime ...

PortsToronto Buries Bad News

CommunityAIR - working towards a clean, green waterfront PortsToronto Buries Bad News Passenger Use of Island Airport in Decline, but Numbers Omitted For Immediate Release Monday, June 6, 2016 Brian Iler Chair, CommunityAIR 7th Floor, 150 John Street Toronto M5V 3E3 Work: (416)598-0544 (direct) Cell: (416)835-4384 Fax: (416)598-3484 http://www.communityair.org/ Ports Toronto (the trade name for the Toronto Port Authority) failed, for the first time, to report the number ...

Brian Iler: an unrepentant ’68er

By Sunday, June 5, 2016 0 No tags Permalink 0

Brian Iler, the Chair of CommunityAIR, was honoured by his colleagues in the legal profession last week.  This is the text of the comments made about his career and Brian's reply. Editor's note. Brian Iler receives the John Hodgson Award Brian Iler was presented with the 2016 AMS/John Hodgson Award of Excellence in Charity and Not‑For‑Profit ...

A bulldozer with a harmless lady to drive it

By Wednesday, May 11, 2016 0 No tags Permalink 0

This is a letter from Shirley Bush to Brian Iler, commenting on the puff piece of promotion on Porter's service.  Editor No question about it, Brian, Porter has the most terrific PR and advertising promotion possible! Deluce has managed to get mentions of super Porter all over the place. I wonder what that piece of puffery ...

Jets controversy continues

By Saturday, May 7, 2016 0 No tags Permalink 0

This is Ron Jenkin's article. Sorry for the confusion. Editor David Herbert's piece on Porter Airlines, "The world’s best airline hits turbulence" (May 5 2016, offers an unbalanced view of Porter, and one that seems to be getting its information selectively. While it's true that many Porter Airlines passengers like its convenience and service, for others those ...