Details for Tri-Cities Airport Authority Public Notice
PUBLIC NOTICE AVAILABILITY OF DRAFT ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT FOR TRI-CITIES AIRPORT, BLOUNTVILLE, TENNESSEE The Tri-Cities Airport Authority intends to submit to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) a request for Federal funds to assist the Tri-Cities Airport in implementing the following: The Sponsor's Proposed Action (SPA) includes acquisition of avigation easements to remove and control obstructions to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) defined approach surfaces to Runways 5, 23, 9 and 27, which at this time includes trimming or removal trees identified as obstructions. A Draft Environmental Assessment has been prepared and is available for review during normal working hours at the following locations: Tri-Cities Airport 2525 TN Highway 75, Suite 301 Blountville, TN 37617 Bristol Public Library 701 Goode Street Bristol, VA 24201 Washington County Library 5026 Bobby Hicks Hwy Gray, TN 37615 Avoca Branch Library 1550 Volunteer Parkway Bristol, TN 37620 Kingsport Public Library 400 Broad Street Kingsport, TN 37660 Johnson City Public Library 100 West Millard Street Johnson city, TN 37604 This document will be available for review for thirty (30) days following the publication of this notice. Interested persons and agencies may request a public hearing and/or provide comments. A public hearing request and/or comments should be submitted in writing to: Dave Jones Deputy Executive Director Tri-Cities Airport Authority 2525 TN Highway 75, Suite 301 Blountville, TN 37617 If a public hearing is requested, the public would be offered the opportunity to present written and /or verbal testimony in favor of, or in opposition to the proposed action documented in the Short-Form Environmental Assessment. An opportunity for concerned citizens to ask questions would also be provided. Any requests must be received and/or postmarked no later than close of business on July 13, 2019. Done by Order of the Tri-Cities Airport on this the June 13, 2019.