It would probably be a safe bet that most Crook County residents haven’t been up to the Prineville/Crook County Airport lately – if ever. But the airport is an important piece of economic development which impacts everyone who lives here.
Kelly Coffelt has managed the Prineville/Crook County Airport for about 18 months. In that time the airport has increased occupancy and fuel sales, exceeding financial expectations.
A $110,000 grant will purchase a new Automated Weather Observation System (AWOS) that will allow pilots to make instrument landings when there is limited visibility instead of having to fly to
Kelly will speak at What’s Brewing? this Wednesday about improvements and new business at the airport. He will also describe the new master plan and how it is paving the way for future projects.
WHAT’S BREWING? Wednesday, May 1, 2013
7:00 am to 8:00 am
Meadow Lakes Restaurant
Speaker: Kelly Coffelt
Topic: Prineville/Crook County Airport Update: Paving the Way for Future
What’s Brewing?, a program of the Crook County Foundation, promotes community conversation and education without bias about local, regional and global issues relevant to