Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
Department of Environmental Quality
 Electronic Access 
Electronic Communication Meeting - Blue Ridge Airport Authority Runway Extension - Public Briefing and Public Hearing

Meeting Details
Date / Time 9/2/2020  6:00 pm
Type Electronic Only 
Electronic Access GoToWebinar Registration: If a decision is made to hold the hearing and briefing in person, information will be posted on DEQ’s website at and the Virginia Regulatory Town Hall website no later than 3 days prior to the meeting.
Board Website 
Agenda document agency has not posted
Minutes document agency has not posted
Disability Friendly? No       Deaf interpreter available upon request? No
Purpose of the meeting
A public briefing at 5:30 inform the public with a public hearing to follow to receive public comment on the Blue Ridge Airport Authority's request to the Department of Aviation to amend the licensed length of the current Runway 13-31 from a 5,002 foot C-II runway to a 6,000 foot D-II runway. Other infrastructure associated with the runway extension includes the extension of the parallel taxiway, associated exit taxiways, Runway Object Free Area (ROFA), Runway Safety Area (RSA), relocation of Navigational Aids (NAVAIDS), lighting, grading, realignment of Route 698, land acquisition, easement acquisition, shift of the Runway 13 end west, and development of approaches to the runway. A copy of the information is available online at the following website: The direct link to the document is The public comment period begins on August 19, 2020 and ends on September 11, 2020.
Meeting Scope
Public hearing to receive comment on a proposed stage
General business of the board
Discuss particular regulations / chapters

Contact Information
Name / Title: Janine Howard 
Address: 1111 East Main Street, Suite 1400
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, 23218
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)698-4299    FAX: (804)698-4178    TDD: ()-