Skip to Content

Notice

Notice of Intent To Rule on Request To Release Airport Property Owned by the Cities of Winfield and Arkansas City, Winfield, Kansas

Document Details

Information about this document as published in the Federal Register.

Published Document

This document has been published in the Federal Register. Use the PDF linked in the document sidebar for the official electronic format.

Start Preamble

AGENCY:

Federal Aviation Administration, (FAA), DOT.

ACTION:

Notice of request to release airport property.

SUMMARY:

The FAA proposes to rule and invites public comment on the release of approximately 400 acres of airport land located approximately 5 miles from the Strother Field Airport/Industrial Park under the provisions of Section 125 of the Wendell H. Ford Aviation Investment Reform Act for the 21st Century (AIR 21).

DATES:

Comments must be received on or before May 24, 2004.

ADDRESSES:

Comments on this application may be mailed or delivered to the FAA at the following address: Federal Aviation Administration, Central Region, Airports Division, ACE-600, 901 Locust, Kansas City, Missouri 64106-2325. In addition, one copy of any comments submitted to the FAA must be mailed or delivered to Mr. Jerald Hooley, Chairman, Strother Field Commission, at the following address: Strother Field Airport/Industrial Park, P.O. Box 747, Winfield, Kansas 67156.

Start Further Info

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

Mrs. Nicoletta S. Oliver, Airports Compliance Specialist, Federal Aviation Administration, Central Region, Airports Division, ACE-610C, 901 Locust, Kansas City, Missouri 64106-2325. The request to release property may be reviewed in person at this same location.

End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

The FAA invites public comment on the request to release property owned by the Cities of Winfield and Arkansas City, Winfield, Kansas, under the provisions of AIR21.

On April 8, 2004, the FAA determined that the request to release property owned by the Cities of Winfield and Arkansas City, Winfield, Kansas, submitted by the Strother Field Commission met the procedural requirements of the Federal Aviation Regulations, part 155.

The FAA will approve or disapprove the request, in whole or in part, no later than June 30, 2004.

The following is a brief overview of the request.

The Strother Field Commission requests the release of approximately 400 acres of airport property on the East Auxiliary Site, which was acquired through the Surplus Property Act of 1944. This land is located approximately 5 miles from the airport and was used by the Army during World War II as an auxiliary landing site. Current use of the property is a farming operation. Because of the location of the land, the property is not involved in the current operation of the airport. The release of the property will allow for the sale of the land to generate revenue for use at the Strother Field Airport/Industrial Park. Any person may inspect the request in person at the FAA office listed above under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT.

In addition, any person may inspect the request, notice and other documents germane to the request in person at the Strother Field Airport/Industrial Park.

Start Signature

Issued in Kansas City, Missouri, on April 8, 2004.

George A. Hendon,

Manager, Airports Division, Central Region.

End Signature End Supplemental Information

[FR Doc. 04-9195 Filed 4-22-04; 8:45 am]

BILLING CODE 4910-13-M