FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: November 4, 2013
CONTACT: Joyce Thares, 455-8450
Executive Assistant, City Manager’s Office
REGIONAL AIRPORT AUTHORITY BOARD OPENINGS
GREAT FALLS, Montana – The City Commission is seeking citizens interested in serving on the Regional Airport Authority Board. There are currently two openings for three-year terms. The terms of the appointed members would be January 1, 2014, through December 31, 2016. Applicants may be interviewed by the City Commission.
The Regional Airport Authority is the governing body and policy setting board for the operation and management of the Great Falls International Airport. The board is responsible for employing the Airport Director, who hires staff and oversees the day-to-day operations of the Airport. The Board consists of seven members, appointed to three-year terms. The City Commission appoints four members and the Cascade County Commission appoint three members. Members serve without compensation. The Airport Authority Board generally meets on the last Tuesday of each month at 1:00 p.m.
Applications are available at the City Manager's Office, Civic Center, Room 201, by calling 455-8450; or may be obtained from the Advisory Boards section on the City's website at www.greatfallsmt.net. Application deadline is Tuesday, November 19, 2013, by 5:00 p.m.
For more information about the roles and responsibilities of serving on the Board, contact Lara Tait at 727-3404.