Notice of Availability Draft Environmental Assessment Aurora State Airport Obstruction Removal and North Run-up Apron Improvement Project

Notice of Availability Draft Environmental Assessment Aurora State Airport Obstruction Removal and North Run-up Apron Improvement Project Draft Environmental Assessment Available The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the Oregon Department of Aviation (ODA) announce the availability of the Draft Environmental Assessment (Draft EA) for the proposed Obstruction Removal and North Run-up Apron Improvement Projects at the Aurora State Airport in Aurora, Marion County, Oregon, for public review and comment. The Draft EA examines the potential environmental impacts of the proposed action to remove obstructions in the runway approach zone to ensure compliance with current FAA safety and operational standards for airport and the north run-up apron improvement project. The project purpose would be accomplished through tree removal and expanding apron improvements. The Draft EA will be available for public review and comment beginning on July 6, 2020 Draft EA copies may be viewed/ made available in electronic format at the following locations: The ODA website at, or the ODA Facebook page The PlanWell Enterprise public plan room website at To request a hard copy of the Draft EA, please visit the PlanWell Enterprise public plan room at A copy of the Draft EA will be provided at the cost of printing and shipping costs. To request to view the Draft EA in person, call Oregon Department of Aviation, Monday -Friday between the hours of 9am and 4pm, at (503) 378-4880, or email ODA at to set-up an appointment. Contact ODA to request a copy of the EA on CD. Public Comment Period Public comment on this document is invited for a 30-day period extending from July 6, 2020, through August 5, 2020. The purpose of the Public Comment period is to allow comments on the adequacy of the Draft EA for the proposed obstruction removal and apron improvements at the Aurora State Airport. A public hearing may be requested in response to this notice. Please include your address, phone number, email address, or other identifying information. To provide written comments on the Draft EA or request a public hearing, please contact: Sean Callahan Environmental Protection Specialist F.A.A. – Northwest Mountain Region Seattle Airports District Office 2200 S. 216th Street, Des Moines, WA. 98198 206-231-4143 All comments submitted by e-mail must be received by 5:00 pm on August 5, 2020. All mailed comments must be postmarked by August 5, 2020. Please be advised that your entire comment, including such personal identifying information as address, phone number, and e-mail address, may be publicly available at any time. While you can ask in your comment to withhold from public review any personal identifying information, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so. Publish July 15, 29, 2020 CH/WS170647

ad: 170647

Publication: OPC Legals 2

Section: Legals

Start Date: 2020/07/15

End Date: 2020/07/29

Owner: Oregon Department of Aviation


County: Clackamas