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Airport Board Notes

THE UPDATE ON THE FUELING STATION AND REPAIRS TO THE RUNWAY WERE ITEMS FOR THE NORTON CITY COUNTY AIRPORT BOARD MONDAY NIGHT.  THE CONCRETE FOR THE FUELING PAD WAS TO BE POURED ON TUESDAY.  THEY WERE ABLE TO USE A LESS EXPENSIVE REBAR FOR THE PROJECT SINCE THERE WOULD BE NO SALT ON THE AREA DURING THE WINTER.  INSIDE THE CIRCLE HAS NOT YET BEEN DONE.  THE EQUIPMENT LIST NEEDED FOR MOVING THE TANKS HAS BEEN SENT.  THEY WILL BE USING A CRANE FOR THE TANKS.  AN ELECTRICIAN WILL NEED TO BE ON HAND WHEN THE PUMPS ARE INSTALLED.  A PETROLEUM REPRESENTATIVE WILL BE NEEDED AND THE PUMPS WILL NEED TO BE CHECKED BEFORE DISPENSING FUEL.  REPRESENTATIVES OF U-FUEL WILL ALSO NEED TO BE ON HAND TO INSTALL THE CARD READER AND SHOW HOW IT WORKS.  THE CONDUIT IS ALREADY RUN.  THEY WILL NEED AN ELECTRIC BOX FOR THE 220 FOR THE PUMPS AND THE 110 FOR THE CARD READER.  THEY ALSO ADDRESSED THE PRICES FOR THE FUEL.  ALSO MONDAY NIGHT, THE BOARD DISCUSSED THE REPAIRS AT THE NORTH END OF THE RUNWAY.  THE RUNWAY IS THE ONLY THING CLOSED BUT THE AIRPORT IS OPEN.  IF THERE IS AN EMERGENCY, A PLANE CAN LAND IF NEEDED.  BOARD ATTORNEY KAREN GRIFFITHS PRESENTED AN AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE FIXED BASE OPERATOR/JET FUEL AND CARD READER.  FIXED BASE OPERATOR DELVIS MILLER WILL BE PURCHASING THE FIRST LOAD OF FUEL AND THE AIRPORT BOARD WILL SELL IT AND REIMBURSE HIM.  HE WILL ALSO BE ALLOWED TO USE THE FUEL HE NEEDS AND IT WILL BE TAKEN OFF THE BILL.  THIS AGREEMENT WILL HAVE AN ANNIVERSARY DATE OF JANUARY FIRST WITH A 60-DAY CANCELLATION CLAUSE.  IT WILL ALLOW MILLER TO HAVE A CARD FOR HIS FUEL AND HE WILL BE REQUIRED TO KEEP A LOG OF THE FUEL HE USES.  THE AGREEMENT WAS APPROVED.  THE TERRACING FOR THE AIRPORT GROUND FARMED BY MARVIN STUTHEIT IS DONE.  THERE WAS A DRAINAGE TERRACE FOUND AND IT WAS REPAIRED SO LESS WATER WILL RUN ONTO ARMORY DRIVE.  THE NEXT MEETING OF THE NORTON CITY COUNTY AIRPORT BOARD WILL BE MONDAY OCTOBER 8TH AT 5:30 IN THE AIRPORT OFFICE.  ALL MEETINGS ARE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC