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Broward County to Host Public Workshop on Jan. 16 for FLL Airport Noise Study

Post Date:January 16, 2019 4:47 PM

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The Broward County Aviation Division (BCAD) invites you to attend a Public Information Workshop on Wednesday, January 16, 2019 to learn about the Airport Noise Compatibility Study and the Draft Noise Exposure Maps (NEMs) that depict FLL, its noise contours, and surrounding land uses. Attendees will have an opportunity to discuss the NEMs with BCAD representatives and their consultants, provide comments, and share ideas for addressing aircraft noise around Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport. The workshop will include displays and information related to the Part 150 Study process, the NEMs, project schedule, and the next phase of the Study (which is the Noise Compatibility Program).

DATE: Wednesday, January 16, 2019
TIME: 6PM - 8:30PM
LOCATION: Signature Grand, 6900 FL-84 Davie, Florida 33317

See Broward County's announcement below or download it here to share.

For more information, please call Broward County at 800-974-2703.


Notice of Draft Noise Exposure Maps and
Notice of Public Information Workshop

Title 14 Code of Federal Regulation Part 150
Airport Noise Compatibility Planning Study

Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport

Download announcement pdf

The Broward County Aviation Department (BCAD) is preparing a noise compatibility study for Broward County’s Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) in accordance with the provisions and methods prescribed in Title 14 Code of Federal Regulations Part 150, Airport Noise Compatibility Planning. As required by 14 CFR Part 150, BCAD has prepared Draft Noise Exposure Maps (NEMs) that depict the airport, its noise contours, and surrounding land uses. BCAD is making the Draft NEMs and supporting documentation available for public review and comment. After review and consideration of comments, BCAD will submit the NEMs to the Federal Aviation Administration for the agency’s determination that the maps comply with applicable requirements. 

Printed copies of the NEMs and NEM Report will be available for review during normal hours at the locations listed below. In addition, the NEMs and NEM Report are available for download from the project website at: http://www.fllpart150.com/resources/.

  • Broward County Aviation Department Administration Office: 2200 SW 45th Street, Suite 101; Dania Beach, Florida 33312.
  • Dania Beach-Paul DeMaio Library: 1 Park Avenue East, Dania Beach, Florida 33004
  • West Regional Library: 8601 W Broward Boulevard, Plantation, Florida 33324
  • Davie/Cooper City Branch Library: 4600 SW 82nd Avenue, Davie, Florida 33328
  • Southwest Regional Library: 16835 Sheridan Street, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 33331
  • Riverland Branch Library: 2710 W Davie Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33312

The comment period begins December 16, 2018 and ends on January 23, 2019 (5:00 PM Eastern). The Draft NEM Report will be available at the above locations until the close of the comment period. Anyone wishing to submit comments may do so at any time during the comment period. Comments on the Draft NEMs should be mailed to: Broward County Aviation Department, Attn: Noise Office – FLL Part 150 Study, 2200 SW 45th Street, Suite 101, Dania Beach, Florida 33312. Comments may be also be submitted online at http://www.fllpart150.com/comments/.

Public Information Workshop

BCAD invites you to attend a Public Information Workshop to learn about the NEMs, discuss the NEMs with representatives of BCAD and their consultants, and provide comments. This workshop also gives you the opportunity to share your ideas for addressing aircraft noise around FLL. The workshop will include displays and information related to the Part 150 Study process, the NEMs, project schedule, and the next phase of the Study (which is the Noise Compatibility Program). The Public Information Workshop details are provided below.

DATE: Wednesday, January 16, 2019 
TIME:  6:00PM - 8:30PM
LOCATION:  Signature Grand, 6900 FL-84 Davie, Florida 33317

The Public Information Workshop will be conducted in an “open house” format. No formal presentation will be given during the workshop. This workshop format provides attendees with the maximum opportunity for one-on-one interaction and sharing of information and concerns with BCAD. You may attend at any time during the workshop. Comment forms will be available at the workshop for those that wish to submit comments in writing and a court reporter will be available for those that wish to submit comments verbally.

Please note that comments can only be accepted with the full name and address of the individual commenting.  Before including your address, phone number, e-mail address, or other personal identifying information in your comment, be advised that your entire comment, including your personal identifying information, may be made publicly available at any time. While you may ask to have your personal identifying information withheld from public review, it cannot be guaranteed.

BCAD encourages all interested parties to monitor the project website for the latest study information and announcements at www.fllpart150.com.

Anyone needing special accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, or anyone with questions, should contact 1-800-974-2703 as soon as possible, but no later than three days prior to the scheduled meeting.

For more information, please call Broward County at 800-974-2703.

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