May 2005

Pre-2008 Archived Articles

Palo Alto Airport FAA Grants in Limbo

Friday, May 20, 2005
Airport could lose grant
P.A. AND COUNTY CAN’T AGREE ON ITS FUTURE
By Dan Stober
The San Jose (CA) Mercury News

A $1.3 million federal grant for security fences, runway lights and a weather station at the Palo Alto Airport may be in jeopardy because the city and Santa Clara County can’t come to terms over the airport’s long-range future.

Pre-2008 Archived Articles

Palo Alto Airport FAA Grants in Limbo

Friday, May 20, 2005
Airport could lose grant
P.A. AND COUNTY CAN’T AGREE ON ITS FUTURE
By Dan Stober
The San Jose (CA) Mercury News

A $1.3 million federal grant for security fences, runway lights and a weather station at the Palo Alto Airport may be in jeopardy because the city and Santa Clara County can’t come to terms over the airport’s long-range future.

Pre-2008 Archived Articles

Closed Military Bases Closed to Airport Expansion

Tuesday, May 17, 2005
Obstacles Can Stop Efforts to Reuse Bases
The Associated Press

LOS ANGELES – Regional planners saw a great chance to open a much needed commercial airport in Southern California after the sprawling El Toro Marine Corps Air Station closed in 1999. But six years later, the base 50 miles south of Los Angeles is in limbo.