Climate Change and Extreme Weather Vulnerability Assessment of PortsToronto Assets

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May 2019

A climate change risk assessment of PortsToronto’s infrastructure assets, including the Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport and the Outer Harbour Marina, using the Public Infrastructure Engineering Vulnerability Committee (PIEVC) Protocol. Overall, the assessment found that PortsToronto’s assets are resilient to the current and projected climate that will be experienced in the Toronto area and that PortsToronto is already undertaking actions in response to climate change and extreme weather. The report offers recommendations to improve the resiliency of PortsToronto’s assets further. 

Ontario
Consultant: 
AECOM Canada Ltd.