Oregon Department of Aviation

  • Anthony Beach, State Airports Manager
  • John Wilson, Airport Operations Specialist
  • Heather Peck, Planning & Projects Division Manager
  • Sarah Lucas, Aviation Planner

Planning Advisory Committee & Interested Parties

  • Al Cleveland, President, Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) Chapter 292
  • Shawn Irvine, Economic Development Director, City of Independence
  • Karen Johnson, City Recorder, City of Independence
  • Austin McGuigan, Planning Director, Polk County Planning Division
  • Wayne Nutsch, Owner, Nutsch Aviation
  • Bruce Patton, Representative, Independence North Park Annex Addition HOA, Inc.
  • Craig Pope, Commissioner, Polk County Board of Commissioners
  • Marici Reid, Owner, Independence Aviation

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City of Independence

  • Tom Pessemier, City Manager
  • Kie Cottam, Public Works Director
  • Mike Hicks, Council Member
  • Shawn Irvine, Economic Development Director
  • Karin Johnson, City Recorder


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