Ignoring the Obvious

Google “Doctors Urge Caution on Impacts of Downtown Airport Expansion” and you’ll find that the mainstream print media that have reaped millions from Porter Airlines advertising revenue seemed to have missed the press release put out by the Medical Reform Group. Indeed, the result shows two mentions under that search of the airport by major print ...

Letters

By Thursday, January 9, 2014 0 No tags Permalink 0

On December 13, 2013, Geoff Wilson, port authority 2nd in command, in a cover letter1 to the long-hidden Island Airport Master Plan, wrote the City with a straight face about the port authority’s involvement in and support of the City’s airport review process.  Not surprisingly, he seems to have forgotten his November 7 letter2 that ...

CAIR Press Release on De-icing Fluid and the TPA

By Wednesday, January 8, 2014 0 No tags Permalink 0

 CommunityAIR - working towards a clean, green waterfront            “Tight Physical Constraints” at Island Airport             Means Proper De‑Icing Facility Impossible             Hazardous De‑Icing Fluid Dumped in City Sewer   For Immediate Release Tuesday, January 7, 2014                       Contact:  Brian Iler, Chair              416-835-4384 (cell)                          416‑598‑0544 (work direct)   A Porter Airplane shedding de‑icing fluid (yellow‑green on wings) into Toronto’s harbour as it takes ...