OR: Wilsonville Contests Aurora Airport Extension

Aug. 15, 2018

The Oregon Department of Aviation is once again pushing for funding to build an extension of the Aurora Airport runway and the City of Wilsonville is once again objecting to the effort.

Wilsonville City Council expressed dissatisfaction with the ODA's intent to apply for a federal grant to fund a $33 million 997-foot runway extension and voted Monday, Aug. 6 to craft a letter to Governor Kate Brown, Senate President Peter Courtney and House Speaker Tina Kotek, rebuking the ODA's attempt to garner funding for the extension.

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