Tuesday, April 17, 2007
Airport’s noise may hit proposed homes
Report says Alameda development will endure ‘significant’ impact; board to meet Wednesday
By Alan Lopez
ALAMEDA, CA. – Airplane noise from Runway 29/11 at the Oakland International Airport will be an unavoidable force on 104 homes proposed near the Harbor Bay Business Park on Bay Farm Island. That’s according to a draft environmental impact report released for the project March 20. The report says aircraft noise will be an unavoidable, “significant” impact.