Toronto Island Airport Expansion Meeting

By Friday, December 5, 2014 0 No tags Permalink 0

Next Tuesday the Toronto Port Authority (TPA) is holding the first airport expansion meeting for the public on the Porter proposal to lengthen the runways at the Island Airport and permit jets. The TPA needs to hear from  the people who live and work in the neighbouring communities. These are the details of the meeting. Tuesday, ...

York Quay Neighbourhood Association

By Wednesday, December 3, 2014 0 No tags Permalink 0

(This letter was sent to Mayor John Tory and circulated to all councillors by the York Quay Neighbourhood Association.  Editor's note) 3 December, 2014 His Worship John Tory Mayor City Hall 100 Queens Street West, Toronto Dear Mr. Tory, York Quay Neighbourhood Association (YQNA) congratulates you as our new Mayor. We especially appreciate your promise to return civility to City Council. Among your ...

The Toronto Port Authority’s EA #6

By Wednesday, December 3, 2014 0 No tags Permalink 0

The Toronto Port Authority’s Environmental Assessment (EA) – The Scope   In late 2000, the Toronto Port Authority’s former president and CEO Lisa Raitt called for a general study of the airport to include an evaluation of the airport’s ‘potential to increase passenger usage’.  Note that safety wasn't mentioned.   In December 2001, the Toronto Port Authority (TPA) released ...