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Rumblings over JFK runway expansion continue
Rumblings over JFK runway expansion continue
News Maggie Hayes 12/19/2012 at 9:17AM

The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey and the Federal Aviation Authority (FAA) seem to be full-speed ahead on a plan to extend a runway at John F. Kennedy (JFK) Airport, stirring ire and confusion among those who live nearby. “The FAA spoke as if they’re going to go through with this plan,” [...]

Residents up in arms over JFK runway expansion
Residents up in arms over JFK runway expansion
News Maggie Hayes 10/08/2012 at 1:23PM

John F. Kennedy International Airport has some angry neighbors to the north, thanks to a proposed plan by the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey to extend a runway closer to a nearby residential community. “Our question is, how big is big enough?” asked Barbara Brown, chair of the Eastern Queens Alliance, of [...]