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 ...

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 ...

Oppose the Waterfront mega-nightclub

By Thursday, March 30, 2017 0 No tags Permalink 0

Toronto's Waterfront is not only threatened by the Island Airport, a huge new mega-nightclub with a capacity of 15,000 is planned for Polson Pier. Waterfront residents are opposing it at the Ontario Alcohol and Gaming Commission. This is an update on the campaign. ¬†Editor   I've got some good news and some bad news regarding our waterfront. ...

People supporting a liveable Waterfront

By Monday, March 27, 2017 0 No tags Permalink 0

This is a link to a Toronto Life article about the hearings on the Polson Pier proposal for a nightclub that can accommodate 7,500 people. It features Waterfront residents who are concerned about the quality of life and particularly the noise that a bar/entertainment space will create.  Editor http://torontolife.com/real-estate/somewhere-else-waterfront-residents-want-put-kibosh-charles-khabouths-liquor-license/