Hall elected chair, Janes vice chair for Airport Board
The Lee County Board of Port Commissioners elected Tammy Hall as chair for 2010 during its first meeting, held on Jan. 11. Bob Janes of Sanibel was appointed as vice chair by Commissioner Hall.
The board, composed of the five Lee County commissioners, meets bi-monthly as the Board of Port Commissioners to set policy and direct the operations of Southwest Florida International Airport and Page Field General Aviation Airport in Fort Myers.
The other Port Commissioners include Brian Bigelow, Ray Judah and Frank Mann.
Southwest Florida International Airport served more than 7.4 million passengers in 2009 and is one of the top 50 U.S. airports for passenger traffic. Page Field General Aviation Airport provides services to corporate, commercial and private aviators and accommodated more than 75,000 aircraft operations in 2009. No ad valorem (property) taxes are used to run or expand the airports, which are funded solely with revenue generated from their operations.
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