Tottenham Airfield Site, Town of New Tecumseth



Status Of Site


TAC Update Report August 2018

TAC Update Report December 2017

Permit Reinstatement May 1 2017 New Tecumseth Staff Report

Revocation of TAC permit April 2017


As of May 2016, The Town of New Tecumseth has signed an Agreement with the the Tottenham Airfield Corporation (TAC) allowing for the import of an unspecified volume of fill. OSRTF attended meetings and presented to council regarding what they deemed to be the many many weaknesses and dangers of the proposed Agreement and recommended Council not to accept it. Unfortunately Council approved the Agreement in April 2016-see story TAC site plan approved as final efforts to stall it fail, April 26, 2016 New Tecumseth Free Press on-line


Relevant Documents  after agreement was signed in May 2016

October 2016 report from WSP regarding fill importation observations at TAC


Below are the relevant staff reports agreement and comments from OSRTF:

-Committee of the Whole Meeting December 2015 including WSP report

DRaft Agreement-with-TAC-April-2016


-TAC Agreement with Town of New Tecumseth-final


2015-06-11 MPP letter to New Tecumseth re Tottenham Airfield 

April 2012 New Tecumseth Staff Report, SEE  page 18 Legal Memorandum

May 2012 New Tecumseth Staff Report and Legal Memorandum, SEE page 11

January 2013 Staff Report and Resolution to Transport Canada, SEE page 7


LCCW Report to the Township of New Tecumseth Council August 25th 2014



October 15, 2012 LCCW Concerns Regarding Green Soils Inc. Certificate of Approval

October 23, 2012 LCCW Report to the MOE Barrie District Office

November 14, 2012 Response letter from the Barrie District MOE

November 20, 2012 LCCW Email to the Barrie District MOE Calling for Action

December 16, 2012 LCCW Letter Regarding Urgent Environmental Health and Safety Concerns on the ORM

December 21, 2012 Response from Minister Bradley 


News-Please see the “In the News” section of our website for further stories related to this site

May 29, 2017, Tottenham Airfield to hold open house to discuss concerns with residents , Alliston Herald

Jul 07, 2015 New Tecumseth to request soil test results for Tottenham aerodrome Simcoe

June 18, 2015 Getting down to the dirt The New Tecumseth Times

June 14, 2015, Council to add new condition to Tottenham Airport fill operation to continue, New Tecumseth Free Press Online

June 7 2012, Aerodrome will stay as recreational New ownership, Alliston Herald


Please visit the Tottenham Citizens for Clean Water Facebook Page for more information.