With the heightened level of airport bluster and local propaganda swirling around, we thought a few FACTS from our research publications might clear the air. Then/Now/Next: 21st-Century Reasons to Cancel Pickering Airport: 12 powerful reasons why the Pickering airport should never see the light of day, starting with climate change and covering Indigenous sites, Canada geese, […]
In this edition of UPDATE, we highlight our new Youth Wing; catch you up on the pro-airport push from the City, and introduce you to Stay Grounded. (Click the image to open the PDF document)
Thank you to our wonderful supporters and Partners who joined us at Herongate Barn Theatre on February 28 to help fund the future of Land Over Landings! We raised just over $4000 thanks to your generosity. These much needed dollars will be instrumental in furthering the cause. The year ahead is shaping up to be quite dramatic as […]
Join us for a wonderful evening at Herongate Barn Theatre on February 28! The event includes a sumptuous dinner with friends, new and old, and the hilarious production of ‘Beyond Therapy’, all held in a historic barn setting.
Today we released our latest research report, “THEN/NOW/NEXT: 21st-Century Reasons to Cancel Pickering Airport”. It is a fact-filled, up-to-the-minute, no-punches-pulled look at a dozen powerful reasons (some of them game changers) for ending four decades of limbo and putting the “airport site” to far wiser use.
Don’t miss the good news in our year-end newsletter!
The year began on a sad note as we mourned the loss, in March, of People or Planes alumnus Tommy Thompson, just months after the unexpected losses of Al Graham and Bill Lishman. But all three were doubtlessly with us in spirit on April 3, as our agricultural economics study of the remaining Federal lands […]
The Remaining Federal Lands: A Vision of the Future In 2017, Heather Rigby, a member of Land Over Landings, created an illustrated vision of what the remaining Pickering Federal Lands, rebranded as ‘North Pickering Farms‘, could look like in a future where the federal government returns those lands to agricultural production. In 2018, the Boussole Environmental […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – STUDY DELIVERS PATHWAY TO PROSPERITY…NOW! A much-anticipated Agricultural Economics Study, commissioned by Land Over Landings, was released on April 3. It delivers proof that the best future for the remaining Pickering Federal Lands is agriculture and agri-tourism, activities that will safeguard the natural capital, create jobs, and quickly return prosperity to the […]
Every year at this time we shake our collective heads in amazement that yet another year has gone by in this continuing battle – and still no resolution? Read more in our March UPDATE Newsletter.