Island airport

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Jonathan Goldsbie

Island airport runway extension plans may be dead, but waterfront agency is suddenly flush after feds agree to hand over proceeds from $96 million sale of Port's Harbour Street headquarters more

Jun 14, 2017 8:47 PM News 1 Comments

After Libs squash plan to expand Billy Bishop airport, Porter opponents suggest closing it altogether more

Nov 18, 2015 6:49 PM News 9 Comments


Greater Waterfront Coalition

The Island airport is one of only two in the country framed by water, making it subject to a unique set of hazards that are further complicated by its proposed expansion, says the Greater Waterfront Coalition more

Jul 8, 2015 7:46 PM News 14 Comments


Zach Ruiter

“Where will the next generation learn to kayak, canoe, sail, powerboat and do stand-up paddleboard yoga?” more

Jun 22, 2015 4:50 PM News

Suddenly, doing nothing isn't an option: PortsToronto continues to fly under-the-radar plans to extend runways into the harbour more

May 27, 2015 7:37 PM News 15 Comments


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Fire chief says the city is well equipped, but a 20-year-old report obtained by island airport expansion foes is raising red flags about emergency preparedness at the airfield more

Feb 26, 2015 12:00 AM News 1 Comments



“People sometimes get amnesia – we forget the battles we fought to get where we are.” more

Jan 20, 2015 12:27 PM News


Mark Coatsworth

Why is the Port Authority spending time on public consultations that are almost certainly pointless? Because as with any good magic trick, Island airport expansionists need a diversion more

Dec 17, 2014 5:04 PM News

Ours was the last family relocated from airport lands more

Dec 17, 2014 5:03 PM News 3 Comments

Mayor-elect steps down from Rogers board, says he will declare conflicts on issues related to family businesses more

Nov 28, 2014 6:35 PM 1 Comments