AOPA asks Auburn to prevent residential encroachment
Building a continuing care facility in a restricted development area underneath the traffic pattern for Runway 7/25 at Auburn Municipal is a bad idea, AOPA told Auburn city officials. In a Sept. 24 letter, AOPA pointed out that the proposed Timberline development would put a continuing care facility about one mile from the airport and completely within compatibility zones C1 and C2. Under the airport’s compatible land-use plan, nursing homes are prohibited in those zones. Read more on AOPA Online.
September 26, 2008