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Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport Review

On May 7, 8, 9 and 10, 2013, Toronto City Council requested City staff to undertake a review of a request from Porter Airlines to permit jet-powered aircraft operations at Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (BBTCA).

Panoramic aerial view of Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport

What's New

City Comments on EA - June 1, 2015

Update from DCM John Livey - September 9, 2014

 

Council considered the reports resulting from staff's review on April 1-2, 2014.

Decision History

Previous correspondence received by the City Clerk on this matter is available at the following links:

 

Background Documents

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Tripartite Agreement

City of Toronto Documents

The documents listed below were produced by City of Toronto staff and their consultants.

Transport Canada Documents

The documents listed below were submitted to the City of Toronto by Transport Canada.

Toronto Port Authority Documents

The documents listed below were submitted to the City of Toronto by the Toronto Port Authority.

Porter Airlines Submission Documents

The documents listed below were submitted to the City of Toronto for review in support of Porter Airlines request to permit jet-powered aircraft at BBTCA and to extend the runways.

DescriptionDateSubmitted by

Letter from Bob Deluce to John Livey

 February 28, 2014 Robert Deluce 
Letter to John Livey regarding Required Navigation Performance (RNP) January 24, 2014 Porter Airlines
Porter Airlines Inc. BBTCA Traffic Diversion Assessment November 6, 2013 Porter Airlines
Porter Option Letter September 3, 2013 Porter Airlines
Passenger Forecast, Maintenance and Terminal Presentation June 3, 3013 Porter Airlines
Summary of Other Airports May 30, 2013 Porter Airlines
Aircraft Noise Assessment of Allowing CS-100 Flights at BBTCA - Tetra Tech AMT May 28, 2013 Porter Airlines
TP 308 Impact Study Map 1 May 28, 2013 Porter Airlines
TP 308 Impact Study Map 2 May 28, 2013 Porter Airlines
Bombardier CS-100 Overview May 25, 2013 Porter Airlines
Flight Path Presentation May 25, 2013 Porter Airlines
Runway Extension Presentation May 25, 2013 Porter Airlines
Porter Airlines Runway 08-26 Extension Study, BBTCA - LPS Avia Consultation May 24, 2013 Porter Airlines
TP 308 Impact Study Toronto Billy Bishop/Toronto City Airport - Air Navigation Data May 2013 Porter Airlines
Canadian Air Pilot Instrument Procedures March 7, 2013 to May 2, 2013 Porter Airlines

Submissions from Airport and Aviation Stakeholders

The following documents were submitted by airport and aviation stakeholders.

DescriptionDateSubmitted by
RWDI AIR Inc. Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport Air Quality Review November 15, 2013 Bombardier
Position Statement - Toronto Island Airport and Jets July 16, 2013 Transport Action Ontario
Response to Porter Airlines request for Exemption to Commercial Jet Ban October 15, 2013 Union Pearson Express (UP) A Division of Metrolinx
Reviewing Deluce's Jet Proposal: What the City has (and hasn't) Done September 24, 2013 Community Air
WestJet Submission Cover Letter June 11, 2013 WestJet
Letter of Support from Boeing May 10, 2013 Air Canada
Air Canada Letter to City Council May 3, 2013 Air Canada
WestJet YTZ Presentation N/A WestJet
Canadian Owners and Pilots Association - General Aviation Summary N/A Canadian Owners and Pilots Association
Canadian Owners and Pilots Association - Transport Canada Statistics N/A Canadian Owners and Pilots Association

Submissions from Community and Waterfront Groups

DescriptionDateSubmitted by
December 5, 2013 Lake Ontario Waterkeeper
Citizens Vision Statement for a Healthy Waterfront December 5, 2013 Citizens for a Healthy Toronto Waterfront
Windward Co-op letter December 5, 2013 Windward Co-operative Homes Inc.
Comments on the Effects of Expansion & Use of Jets at the BBTCA December 5, 2013 Arcadia Housing Co-operative Inc.
A view of Porter Airlines' proposed airport expansion October 11, 2013 Ron Jenkins, Sailor, NYC
Paddlers of the GTA September 23, 2013 Wai Nui Outrigger Canoe Club
Comments regarding the valuation of jets at the BBTCA September 18, 2013 Dr. Gail Fraser, Faculty of Enviornmental Studies, York University
Letter to Mayor and Councillors re BBTCA September 16, 2013 Bathurst Quay Neighbourhood Association (BQNA)
Boating Community in the Rees Street Slip (author's views) September 13, 2013 Edward Hore
Letter to Mayor Ford and City Council September 13, 2013 Harbourfront Community Association
Letter to Mayor Ford and City Council September 2, 2013 Harbourfront Community Association
E-mail Comments (authorized) September 2013 Various authors
Southern Environmental Association Submission August 6, 2013 Southern Environmental Association
E-mail Comments (authorized) August 2013 Various authors
No Jets TO Submission May 1, 2013 No Jets TO

Consultation Archive

February 25, 2014 Public Consultation

January 27, 2014 Public Consultation

September 2013 Public Consultations


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