Category Archives: Toronto Island

Citizen: Carolina Pinzon

This week’s Citizen in profile is Carolina Pinzon, a musician and software developer living with chronic illness, who supports BETTER and more accessible transit, inclusive communities, integrated housing developments, and maintaining the integrity of Toronto’s waterfront. Read Carolina’s full profile HERE. If … Continue reading

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A Small Example of Democracy and Public Consultation

Last night I attended a public consultation at Sir Wilfrid Laurier Collegiate Institute in Scarborough on the proposed Billy Bishop Airport (Toronto Island Airport/YTZ) expansion, hosted by Ward 43 (Scarborough East) Councillor Paul Ainslie, Ward 44 (Scarborough East Councillor Ron Moeser, … Continue reading

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Expanding the Airport Conversation

A double-entendre in the title, as we’re expanding the discussion from last week on the proposed expansion to Billy Bishop Airport (a.k.a. “Toronto Island Airport”/YTZ) to include cs100 jets by 2016. So as not to repeat myself, you can read … Continue reading

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No Jets Overhead?

I recently signed a petition initiated by NoJetsTO urging City Council to vote against expanding Billy Bishop Airport (a.k.a. “Toronto Island Airport”/YTZ), and NoJetsTO kindly profiled me on their website. Amongst the many insightful conversations I’ve had with Torontonians since … Continue reading

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