COUNTY SEEKS APPLICANTS TO SERVE ON JETPORT ADVISORY BOARD

COUNTY SEEKS APPLICANTS TO SERVE ON JETPORT ADVISORY BOARD

 

            Applications are available for residents of Doña Ana County willing to serve on the Jetport Advisory Board for the Doña Ana County International Jetport at Santa Teresa.

            The Jetport Advisory Board comprises seven members serving staggered three-year terms. The Jetport Advisory Board meets monthly or as needed to identify issues of jetport importance related to safety, growth, development and administration. Board members work closely with the jetport manager, county engineer and planning director, as well as a representative of the Doña Ana County Attorney’s Office.

            The Jetport Advisory Board is charged with periodically reporting to the Board of County Commissioners about issues of concern and then making recommendations for future operations.

All meetings of the Jetport Advisory Board comply with the New Mexico Open Meetings Act.

            The application form seeks information related to interest in serving, knowledge of aviation and/or Jetport issues and other general information about the applicant’s qualifications to serve. Licensed pilots are encouraged to apply. Deadline for applications is 5 p.m. Friday, Aug. 1, 2014.

            To request an application, call Doña Ana County Jetport Manager William Provance at (575) 644-2358, or email him at [email protected].

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Reporters seeking more information or interviews may call county Public Information Director Jess Williams at (575) 525-5801.