#276 The good things in life

There’s surprising news from the Toronto Port Authority: Free parking for motorcycles!

Porter Airlines is a regional airline with a fleet of Dash-8s that make milk runs between Toronto and smaller locations in Canada and the United States. The airline has been headquartered at Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport on the Toronto Islands since 2006 after it bought the island airport terminal and promptly served an eviction notice to the only other tenant, Air Canada Jazz.
But the only public access to the airport from the mainland is via the Toronto Port Authority-operated Toronto Island Ferry. Which raised a question in the mind of my friend Chris Hughes who runs a private tourism consulting company, BC Hughes. Alert readers will recall that Chris and I made several long road trips to