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TORONTO – It seems the plan to expand Toronto’s Billy Bishop island airport is dead in the water.
Federal Transport Minister Marc Garneau issued a statement on Twitter Thursday evening saying the Tripartite Agreement that bans jets from flying to and from the island airport will not be reopened. 468 more words
WARWICK, R.I. (WPRI) — Winslow Park on Airport Road in Warwick is home to hundreds of players on local softball and soccer teams. Friday, the city of Warwick officially took control of the new location of the park, after a move forced by plans to expand the runway at T.F. 218 more words
In the UK, we are obsessed with the economy. If the economy grows, interest rates change or basically any new statistics are released it becomes headline news and it is primarily what governments and politicians are judged by. 771 more words
Following the release today of the Airports Commission’s report on expanding capacity, Surrey County Council Cabinet Member for Environment and Planning Mike Goodman said: “While we recognise the economic case for expanding either Heathrow or Gatwick, we can only support expansion if it is accompanied by the necessary investment in local infrastructure and environmental issues are addressed. 85 more words