We are seeking public input into the potential future involvement of the Region in Niagara's two existing municipally-funded airports.
Niagara Central Dorothy Rungeling Airport
435 River Rd., Pelham
Organizations and tenants based out of the airport include:
Approximately 50 aircraft are based out of the airport including the recreational users. The most recent economic impact study undertaken estimated a current annual economic benefit of $4.5 million within the region from airport-based activities. The airport is currently financially supported by Pelham, Welland, Port Colborne and Wainfleet, and operated by the Niagara Central Airport Commission
Niagara District Airport
468 Niagara Stone Rd., Niagara-on-the-Lake
In 2015, 32,287 aircraft movements were recorded at the airport, including 181 jets. Organizations and tenants based out of the airport include:
Public feedback has been gathered for the first stage of this project. It will be included in a report to the Regional Transportation Steering Committee on July 26, 2016 and will be released prior to the committee meeting.
There will be opportunities for further community feedback as the project progresses.
905-980-6000 ext. 3241