Catch Up on the Latest Meetings
In case you missed it – The Naples Airport Authority recently participated in a number of meetings with local government officials to provide updates and receive feedback. Click the corresponding links below to view the meetings.
City Council- On May 2nd, a member of the City Council requested the consensus of the Council to hire an experienced aviation attorney. This was requested in reference to the recent attempts to privatize the East Hampton Airport and to ensure that the City Council is aware of all options available to it. After some discussion, the Council agreed 5-2 to spend up to $50,000 to hire this firm on the City’s behalf. The meeting can be viewed here and this item begins at the 8:16:00 point of the meeting. If you are unfamiliar with the proposed closure of the East Hampton Airport, you may find the articles from Aviation Pros and NBAA helpful.
County Commission- At the May 10th County Commission meeting, the NAA spoke after a presentation from Quiet Collier in response to their comments about the airport. The meeting can be viewed here and the group’s presentation begins at the 4:15:00 point of the meeting.
Upcoming Joint NCC/TAC Meeting- The NAA will be hosting a joint meeting for the Noise Compatibility Committee and the Technical Advisory Committee on June 2nd at the Naples Hilton, beginning at 9 AM. The public is invited to attend in person and may also participate virtually via Zoom by registering at this link. The pre-meeting packet is available here.