WICHITA FALLS, Tx (RNN Texoma) -The City of Wichita Falls is considering privatizing Kickapoo Airport. At the Beginning of March, the city issued a Request for Proposal (RFP) in early March.
Deputy City Manager Jim Dockery said the city is trying to save money and increase efficiency in certain operations. They believe privatizing Kickapoo Airport may be a viable option.
He said, “Kickapoo Airport is one of the operations that in some cities are operated by what's called a fixed based operator or a private contractor.