Blog Archives: Press Releases

Master Plan: TPA Envisions Major Jet Airport on Waterfront

The Toronto Port Authority has presented its master plan – and it’s worse than feared with 5.5 million projected passengers per year.

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NoJetsTO Applauds Waterfront Innovation Centre

2,000 high-tech jobs for our waterfront – that’s the latest Waterfront Toronto project. And it’s close to the Union-Pearson Express.

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Porter Terminal Sale Another Step in Push for Jets

Porter is selling the Island Airport terminal to get cash for its jet plans without even waiting for a City Council decision.

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Port Authority Re-Branding a Distraction from Lack of Accountability

The Toronto Port Authority is using a cheap marketing trick to get attention. Instead, action on passenger caps and an independent jet study is needed.

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Queens Quay

NoJetsTO Supports Queens Quay Revitalization, Points to Pro-Jets Detractors

It’s worth remembering that the work of Waterfront Toronto gets smeared by backers of the Island Airport expansion.

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NoJetsTO Reiterates Call for TPA Funding for Independent Experts

The Port Authority has to provide funding for independent, community-retained experts for its Environmental Assessment.

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Richard Peddie

Richard Peddie Endorses NoJetsTO Ahead of Public Consultation on Jets

Prominent Toronto businessman, author and former Maple Leafs Sports and Entertainment CEO endorses NoJetsTO.

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NoJetsTO Joins Other Groups in Funding Request for EA

Newly-formed Greater Waterfront Coalition has requested funding for independent experts from the Toronto Port Authority.

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NoJetsTO Questions Appointment of Minnan-Wong

Why will Councillor Denzil Minnan-Wong be appointed to the board of Waterfront Toronto and the position of deputy mayor, given his anti-waterfront and pro-jets stance?

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John Tory

NoJetsTO Welcomes John Tory’s Declaration of Conflict-of-Interest, Demands Further Steps

NoJetsTO welcomes the decision of Mayor-Elect John Tory to recuse himself from the contentious Island Airport expansion issue, but his staff has to stay out of it as well.

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