Notice of Intent To Rule on Request To Release Airport Property at the Rialto Municipal Airport, Rialto, San Bernardino County, CA, 43483 [E8-17003]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 144 / Friday, July 25, 2008 / Notices Any person may inspect the request in person at the FAA office listed above under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT. In addition, any person may, upon request, inspect the application, notice and other documents germane to the request in person at the Liberal MidAmerica Regional Airport, Liberal, Kansas. Issued in Kansas City, Missouri, on July 10, 2008. Michael Faltermeier, Acting Manager, Airports, Central Region. [FR Doc. E8–17005 Filed 7–24–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–13–M DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Aviation Administration Notice of Intent To Rule on Request To Release Airport Property at the Rialto Municipal Airport, Rialto, San Bernardino County, CA Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), Department of Transportation. ACTION: Notice of Request to Release Airport Property. mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES AGENCY: SUMMARY: The FAA proposes to rule and invite public comment on the release of land at the Rialto Municipal Airport under the provisions of section 125 of the Wendell H. Ford Aviation Investment Reform Act for the 21st Century (AIR 21). DATES: Comments must be received on or before August 25, 2008. ADDRESSES: Comments on this application may he mailed or delivered to the FAA at the following address: Mr. Brian Armstrong, Manager, Federal Aviation Administration, Los Angeles Airports District Office, LAX—600, 15000 Aviation Blvd, Lawndale, CA 90261. In addition, one copy of any comments submitted to the FAA must be mailed or delivered to Richard Scanlan, Director of Aviation and Solid Waste Management, City of Rialto, 150 Palm Avenue, Rialto, CA 92376. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Brian Armstrong, Manager, Federal Aviation Administration, Los Angeles Airports District Office, LAX—600, 15000 Aviation Blvd, Lawndale, CA 90261, Telephone: (310) 725–3644, email: Brian.Armstrong@faa.gov, fax: (310) 725–6849. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The FAA invites public comment on the request to release property at the Rialto Municipal Airport under the provisions of the AIR 21 and Section 4408 of Public VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:15 Jul 24, 2008 Jkt 214001 Law 109–59. The following is a brief overview of the request: The Congress of the United States adopted Section 4408 of Public Law 109–59 on August 10, 2005. In part, Section 4408 specifically states; ‘‘Notwithstanding any law, regulation or grant assurance, but subject to the requirements of this section, the United States shall release all restrictions, conditions, and limitations on the use, encumbrance, conveyance, or closure of the Rialto Municipal Airport, in Rialto, California, to the extent such restrictions, conditions, and limitations are enforceable by the United States.’’ This legislation authorized the closure of the Rialto Airport, the transfer of certain assets of the Rialto Municipal Airport, the sale of the Rialto Municipal Airport Properties by the City of Rialto and the distribution of 45% of the fair market value of the local land sales proceeds to the United States for the benefit of a commercial airport complying with the criteria set forth in the legislation. This airport has been identified as the San Bernardino International Airport owned and operated by the San Bernardino International Airport Authority. The FAA is carrying out the direction of Congress. This notice invites public comment on FAA’s intent to rule on the request for release for the Rialto Airport property in its totality. There will be no further public notices published on this matter. However, the FAA intends to process the release in incremental phases. Smaller parcels will be released individually and the entire release will occur over time. The purpose of processing the release, in this fashion, is to allow for the early sale of parcels not currently used for aviation purposes at the Rialto Municipal Airport. This incremental sale will allow the Rialto Municipal Airport to remain open and functional as an airport for a period of time while the proceeds from the early land sales are used for the design and construction of certain general aviation infrastructure and other aviation improvements on the San Bernardino International Airport. Any person may inspect the request in person, by appointment, at the FAA office listed above under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT. In addition, any person may, upon request, inspect the application, notice and other documents relevant to the application in person, by appointment, at the Rialto Municipal Airport, telephone number (909) 820– 2622. PO 00000 Frm 00086 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 43483 Issued in Hawthorne, California, on July 1, 2008. Mark McClardy, Manager, Airports Division, AWP–600, Western Pacific Region. [FR Doc. E8–17003 Filed 7–24–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–13–M DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Aviation Administration [Summary Notice No. PE–2008–32] Petition for Exemption; Summary of Petition Received Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOT. ACTION: Notice of petition for exemption received. AGENCY: SUMMARY: This notice contains a summary of a petition seeking relief from specified requirements of 14 CFR. The purpose of this notice is to improve the public’s awareness of, and participation in, this aspect of FAA’s regulatory activities. Neither publication of this notice nor the inclusion or omission of information in the summary is intended to affect the legal status of the petition or its final disposition. DATES: Comments on this petition must identify the petition docket number involved and must be received on or before August 14, 2008. ADDRESSES: You may send comments identified by Docket Number FAA– 2004–18657, using any of the following methods: • Government-wide rulemaking Web site: Go to http://www.regulations.gov and follow the instructions for sending your comments electronically. • Mail: Send comments to the Docket Management Facility; U.S. Department of Transportation, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE., West Building Ground Floor, Room W12–140, Washington, DC 20590. • Fax: Fax comments to the Docket Management Facility at (202) 493–2251. • Hand Delivery: Bring comments to the Docket Management Facility in Room W12–140 of the West Building Ground Floor at 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE., Washington, DC, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays. Privacy: We will post all comments we receive, without change, to http:// www.regulations.gov, including any personal information you provide. Using the search function of our docket Web site, anyone can find and read the comments received into any of our dockets, including the name of the individual sending the comment (or E:\FR\FM\25JYN1.SGM 25JYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 144 (Friday, July 25, 2008)]
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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Federal Aviation Administration


Notice of Intent To Rule on Request To Release Airport Property 
at the Rialto Municipal Airport, Rialto, San Bernardino County, CA

AGENCY: Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), Department of 
Transportation.

ACTION: Notice of Request to Release Airport Property.

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SUMMARY: The FAA proposes to rule and invite public comment on the 
release of land at the Rialto Municipal Airport under the provisions of 
section 125 of the Wendell H. Ford Aviation Investment Reform Act for 
the 21st Century (AIR 21).

DATES: Comments must be received on or before August 25, 2008.

ADDRESSES: Comments on this application may he mailed or delivered to 
the FAA at the following address: Mr. Brian Armstrong, Manager, Federal 
Aviation Administration, Los Angeles Airports District Office, LAX--
600, 15000 Aviation Blvd, Lawndale, CA 90261. In addition, one copy of 
any comments submitted to the FAA must be mailed or delivered to 
Richard Scanlan, Director of Aviation and Solid Waste Management, City 
of Rialto, 150 Palm Avenue, Rialto, CA 92376.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Brian Armstrong, Manager, Federal 
Aviation Administration, Los Angeles Airports District Office, LAX--
600, 15000 Aviation Blvd, Lawndale, CA 90261, Telephone: (310) 725-
3644, e-mail: Brian.Armstrong@faa.gov, fax: (310) 725-6849.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The FAA invites public comment on the 
request to release property at the Rialto Municipal Airport under the 
provisions of the AIR 21 and Section 4408 of Public Law 109-59. The 
following is a brief overview of the request:
    The Congress of the United States adopted Section 4408 of Public 
Law 109-59 on August 10, 2005. In part, Section 4408 specifically 
states; ``Notwithstanding any law, regulation or grant assurance, but 
subject to the requirements of this section, the United States shall 
release all restrictions, conditions, and limitations on the use, 
encumbrance, conveyance, or closure of the Rialto Municipal Airport, in 
Rialto, California, to the extent such restrictions, conditions, and 
limitations are enforceable by the United States.'' This legislation 
authorized the closure of the Rialto Airport, the transfer of certain 
assets of the Rialto Municipal Airport, the sale of the Rialto 
Municipal Airport Properties by the City of Rialto and the distribution 
of 45% of the fair market value of the local land sales proceeds to the 
United States for the benefit of a commercial airport complying with 
the criteria set forth in the legislation. This airport has been 
identified as the San Bernardino International Airport owned and 
operated by the San Bernardino International Airport Authority.
    The FAA is carrying out the direction of Congress. This notice 
invites public comment on FAA's intent to rule on the request for 
release for the Rialto Airport property in its totality. There will be 
no further public notices published on this matter. However, the FAA 
intends to process the release in incremental phases. Smaller parcels 
will be released individually and the entire release will occur over 
time. The purpose of processing the release, in this fashion, is to 
allow for the early sale of parcels not currently used for aviation 
purposes at the Rialto Municipal Airport. This incremental sale will 
allow the Rialto Municipal Airport to remain open and functional as an 
airport for a period of time while the proceeds from the early land 
sales are used for the design and construction of certain general 
aviation infrastructure and other aviation improvements on the San 
Bernardino International Airport.
    Any person may inspect the request in person, by appointment, at 
the FAA office listed above under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT. In 
addition, any person may, upon request, inspect the application, notice 
and other documents relevant to the application in person, by 
appointment, at the Rialto Municipal Airport, telephone number (909) 
820-2622.

    Issued in Hawthorne, California, on July 1, 2008.
Mark McClardy,
Manager, Airports Division, AWP-600, Western Pacific Region.
[FR Doc. E8-17003 Filed 7-24-08; 8:45 am]
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