Lee's Summit Municipal Airport, Mo. Expansion Moves Forward

Lee's Summit decides to go ahead with airport expansion, completing many major projects in five years, including a controversial lengthening of its main runway.

Freeman disagreed. When residents approved buying the airport, they thought it would be self-supporting, he said, and they should have the opportunity to vote.

"I've been trying to get an airport vote for six years, if that's a rush to the ballot, I'm at a loss," Freeman said.

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