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Open house, hearing set on Aspen airport runway plan

Aspen Times staff report
Aspen, CO Colorado

ASPEN – A public open house and hearing will take place May 12 at the Pitkin County Library on the draft environmental assessment for the proposed extension of the Aspen/Pitkin County Airport runway.

The open house begins at 5:30 p.m., with the public hearing at 6:45 p.m.

The environmental assessment is available for public review and comment; the comment period ends May 24. The document addresses the potential economic, social and environmental consequences of the proposed extension.

Comments may be provided verbally at the hearing, e-mailed to or written and mailed to the airport administration office at Aspen/Pitkin County Airport; 0223 E. Airport Road; Aspen, CO 81611.

Copies of the draft environmental assessment are available on the documents page of the website and can be viewed at the airport administration office during regular business hours.