December 27, 2017 EditionAlso in this issue...
Commission conducts business
The Walnut Ridge Regional Airport Commission met on Dec. 19 for its regular meeting, which was rescheduled to not conflict with the holiday. During the meeting, the commission:
received confirmation that the former Country Club building will be demolished and cleaned by Hickman Excavating in January.
approved the 2018 budget as presented.
approved the 2018 property insurance.
approved new leases with American Agviation, Allied AgCat and Laco Manufacturing, all of which hold leases that expire at the end of 2017.
issued a final deadline to West Machine Shop that a new lease will have to be signed by Feb. 1 should the business choose to remain in the facility. The business has been renting the facility on a monthly basis since its lease expired.
approved end-of-year bonuses for airport employees.