Better functionality, capacity highlights of Sault expansionThe year 2015 marked a banner period
for the Sault Ste. Marie Airport: it reached a new milestone for
passenger travel and ushered in a suite of renovations to modernize
the facility.On Nov. 20, the airport processed its
200,000th passenger (over 12 months), a new benchmark.
Most of the increase came in September, October and November, with
November experiencing a double-digit increase, noted Terry Bos, the
airport’s president and CEO.Bos attributes the hike to the fall in
value of the ...
Essar Steel Algoma
has settled its contract dispute with Cliffs Natural Resources for the supply
of iron ore pellets to its Sault Ste. Marie steel plant.According to a
news release, the settlement, which resolves all claims between the parties, is
subject to documentation and requisite court ap...
The Sault Ste. Marie Airport is embarking on a major expansion of its hangar space to allow its
primary tenant, aircraft maintenance provider JD Aero, to expand its services.The $5.8-million
project will allow JD Aero to expand their existing footprint by 10,000 square
feet to more than 80,000 s...
A new residents’
association hopes to have input into future decision-making around the Algoma
Central Rail passenger line that runs between Sault Ste. Marie and Hearst.On April 12,
residents from roughly 20 remote communities located along the line gathered to
form the Mask-Wa Residents Associ...
Sault Ste. Marie is forming a Community Adjustment Committee
to come up with a plan for the future of the city and its residents.On April 25, the community’s MPP, David Orazietti, announced
$200,000 from the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities to help put
the plan into development."T...