Redevelop Island Airport lands

By Sunday, July 17, 2016 0 No tags Permalink 0

The recently posted video on London’s City Centre Airport has elicited three suggestions for the Island Airport lands once Billy Bishop is closed. You will find them below. If there is anyone else out there with additional ideas, comments, or sarcastic digs at PortsTO send them to Bill Freeman and they will be posted on ...

London City Airport, or is it Billy Bishop?

This is a short video about London City Airport.   (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JqGFI_NDTBI) It is slanted towards a political candidate, but it brings home some similar points to our Billy Bishop Airport. Incidentally, it proves the rule that humour is the best political tactic. Do we have volunteers to do something similar highlighting the problems and possibilities of Billy Bishop?  

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 ...