Airpark Apartments, Again

Who thinks apartments less than a runway-length away from the Scottsdale Airport is a good idea? Apparently Jim Lane does. Last night the City Council in their infinite wisdom once again chose to ignore both common sense and the advice of aviation experts. They refused to send the developer of the proposed Scottsdale Airpark Community […]

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Scottsdale Airport Noise Information

In addition to earlier posts on this subject, the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association publishes a great “Guide to Airport Noise and Compatible Land Use (Part 1).” Here is Part 2. 18 October City Council meeting video. Mayor Jim Lane’s letter to me. AZCentral article about the Mayor’s letter to me. AZCentral article about the […]

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Overzealous

The word of the night at this week’s City Council Meeting was “overzealous.” Mayor Jim Lane used it to describe me and other Scottsdale Airport advocates who spoke out against three proposed high-rise apartment projects in the Scottsdale Airpark seeking approval from the City Council. But when it comes to protecting airports—and the taxpayers’ investment […]

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