Prior to its 1950 replacement, Union Station was a sore point with travelers and city officials. It was a dump.
What did it take to get Toledo Express Airport built? Figuring out where, mostly: but a big push from big business got that issue settled.
Ten people, eight of them children, died in a July, 1963 accident southeast of Genoa on Woodville Road.
The airport’s history couldn’t be summed up in a sentence or two, so a little history post was in order for Metcalf Field….err, Toledo Executive Airport.