Friends of LaGuardia Airport

Court rules in favor of waste transfer station
Court rules in favor of waste transfer station
Top Stories Angy Altamirano 4/12/2013 at 3:06PM

They lost their bid to block the birds. The Friends of LaGuardia Airport could not prevent a waste transfer facility, which will bring flocks of seagulls near the airport, from being built. The U.S. Second Circuit Court of Appeals ruled in favor of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on Tuesday, April 9 on jurisdictional grounds [...]

Waste transfer station meets with opposition
Waste transfer station meets with opposition
News Michael Pantelidis 1/11/2012 at 12:30PM

A local advocacy group is hoping the city trashes its plans for a waste transfer station near LaGuardia Airport – which it says attracts flying objects other than planes. The members of Friends of LaGuardia Airport believe the North Shore Marine Transfer Station, which is currently under construction in College Point and expected to be [...]