Airport Advisory Committee http://wfae.org en Airport Advisory Committee Gets Active In Authority Debate http://wfae.org/post/airport-advisory-committee-gets-active-authority-debate <div><p>The Charlotte Airport's volunteer advisory committee has turned a new leaf. Their monthly meeting on Thursday featured far more discussion and direct questioning of Aviation Director Jerry Orr.</p><p></p> Thu, 02 May 2013 19:59:29 +0000 Julie Rose 26477 at http://wfae.org Airport Advisory Committee Gets Active In Authority Debate Foxx Boots Dorsch From Airport Advisory Committee http://wfae.org/post/foxx-boots-dorsch-airport-advisory-committee <p class="Default">&nbsp;</p><p>The chairman of the Charlotte Airport Advisory Committee has been ousted on the recommendation of the majority of the 11-member board.&nbsp;</p><p>Shawn&nbsp;Dorsch&nbsp;was grilled by the city council for 90 minutes Monday night about his behind-the-scenes role in supporting a legislative push to strip the airport from the city’s control.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Wed, 24 Apr 2013 13:32:19 +0000 Julie Rose 25901 at http://wfae.org Foxx Boots Dorsch From Airport Advisory Committee Council Grills Airport Advisory Chairman; Dorsch Stonewalls http://wfae.org/post/council-grills-airport-advisory-chairman-dorsch-stonewalls <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Charlotte Airport Advisory Committee Chairman Shawn Dorsch took 90 minutes of questions and sharp criticism from the city council Monday, but declined to answer most queries regarding his role in the controversy over control of Charlotte Douglas International Airport. &nbsp;</span></p><p></p><p> Tue, 23 Apr 2013 13:25:13 +0000 Julie Rose 25797 at http://wfae.org Council Grills Airport Advisory Chairman; Dorsch Stonewalls Council Threatens To Remove Airport Advisory Chairman; Dulin Calls Him A 'Chump' http://wfae.org/post/council-threatens-remove-airport-advisory-chairman-dulin-calls-him-chump <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span>The Charlotte City Council is threatening to remove the chairman of its Airport Advisory Committee for encouraging lawmakers and commissioners in surrounding counties to support a measure that would strip the airport from the city's control.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 11 Apr 2013 13:26:01 +0000 Julie Rose 25061 at http://wfae.org Council Threatens To Remove Airport Advisory Chairman; Dulin Calls Him A 'Chump' Airport Board OKs $35 Million Fund To Buy Neighborhood http://wfae.org/post/airport-board-oks-35-million-fund-buy-neighborhood <p></p><p>The Charlotte airport plans to buy out a neighborhood less than a mile south of its newest runway. There are almost 70 homes there, and the airport advisory committee agreed Thursday to budget $35 million to buy those properties.</p><p> Thu, 04 Apr 2013 23:44:22 +0000 Michael Tomsic 24653 at http://wfae.org Airport Board OKs $35 Million Fund To Buy Neighborhood