Q. What is an Airport Master Plan?
A. An Airport Master Plan is a comprehensive study providing a long-range vision for the airport, which in turn assists airport management and other stakeholders in making informed decisions regarding future development. An Airport Master Plan is not a regulatory document, but rather a planning tool that identifies opportunities and constraints, sets out objectives and recommendations, and provides a strategic vision for the Airport that can be endorsed by the community, regulatory authorities, airport stakeholders and operators.
Q. How often are Airport Master Plans prepared?
A. Airport Master Plans are typically prepared every 10 years, with updates prepared every 5 years.
Q. What is the planning horizon of an Airport Master Plan?
A. The typical planning horizon for an Airport Master Plan is 20 years.
Q. What is the proposed timeframe for the Billy Bishop Airport Master Plan?
A. The planning process will begin in early 2018 and be completed in early 2019.
Q. How can I get involved?
A. The Airport Master Plan includes a stakeholder / public consultation process that includes public meetings at strategic milestones during the planning process. The first public meeting is scheduled for early 2018. In addition, you can follow the Master Plan updates on the website and provide your comments.