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Executive Terminal Auto Parking project slated to start 8-8-2019.
D-Construction is the contractor that will renovate and expand our parking lot starting Thursday, August 8 2019. This is a 34 day project and will create a short inconvenience, but when complete will be a very nice long term addition. Please excuse our disruption. The parking lot behind building 100 will be the recommended parking area during the work.
Taxiway Reconstruction from "C" to "E" will commence this month.
D-Construction is also the low bidder on this project. After removing the existing taxiway they will pave 50' wide concrete and install new lights. The removal of "E" north of "B" will occur in this project requiring runway closures on 9/27.
Taxiway B West bids open Friday August 2nd.
Bids for the final Phase 3 of the entire Taxiway B update are pending, with construction in 2020. New lights, 50' asphalt. 9/27 will be required to be closed during work.
Self Service Fuel Island upgrade "scheduled" the week of 8-12-2019
We will keep the impact as minimal as possible, but an internet connected upgrade to the credit card computers in the 100LL self serve island is on the schedule. During the upgrade process we will be required to close the West dispenser/apron.
Aviation Career Day Scheduled on 9/20 and 9/21
The Village of Romeoville wants to showcase the airport and offer an aviation option career path to young adults. The Romeoville Economic Development Committee, in conjunction with Lewis University is organizing a 2 day event where upper classmen high school students will be bussed to the airport to learn about all the different opportunities that are related to aviation. We are working on participation from military, airlines, National Weather Service, customs, etc. Any input and contacts that may be interested.....always looking for good help! Check out their website.
Control Tower Update:
The specifics of the tower funding are still in development in Springfield. The project is not expected to be bid until such time as funds are available, though work continues for a 2019-2020 bidding. The design team hired by JRPD have prepared preliminary plans at 35%. The construction estimate numbers will soon be available.
Saturday April 27th, 2019
FICON REPORTS - The Airport will not provide MU readings directly to pilots. This is according to FAA AC 150/5200-30D. We don't agree with it, but have to live by it.
Are you interested in Automatic Check Payment?
We can now coordinate and accept an auto deduct from your checking for your storage fee. For more details contact 815 838 9497 extension 121.