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Jim Guidry Commentaries
State of Texas
Texas Department of Transportation
News Release
Friday, September 11, 2009

Regional meetings scheduled for general aviation airports

Who, What

  • TXDOT is conducting regional planning meetings throughout the state to review and update information for airports in the Texas airport system.


  • During the meeting, citizens will have an opportunity to discuss airport needs.
  • Economic activity in general will be discussed, focusing specifically on the need for airport improvements as they relate to safety, access, local economic enhancement, and community development.
  • Specific airport development plans and timing of projects will be reviewed to determine if the TxDOT information is correct and current.
  • Funding procedures for state and federal financial programs for general aviation airports will be addressed.
  • The meeting will offer a unique opportunity to provide essential input for airport planning and promotes an exchange of ideas and information with neighboring airport sponsors, TxDOT representatives, elected officials, and other interested citizens.

When, Where

Wednesday, September 30, 2009, 9 - 11 a.m.    
Houston-Galveston Area Council (HGAC), Conference Room B, 3555 Timmons, Houston


Airports to be discussed and their city locations include:

Brazoria County Angleton/Lake Jackson
Clover Field Houston
Houston-Southwest Arcola
Sugar Land Municipal/Hull Field Houston
Scholes International Airport at Galveston Galveston
Ellington Field Houston
La Porte Municipal La Porte

GNS congratulates PHA

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