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By Chris Wiebe | May 10, 2006
BOB HOPE AIRPORT ? The U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded a $10-million grant to the Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport Authority to reduce the noise effects of jet engines at properties near Bob Hope Airport. The grant ? the largest at one time the authority has received ? requires $2 million in matching funds from the airport authority and will be used primarily to insulate schools and residences within noise-impact areas, said Airport Authority spokesman Victor Gill.
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By Christopher Cadelago | December 16, 2009
AIRPORT DISTRICT ? A month after federal officials rejected a multimillion-dollar application for nighttime flight restrictions, Bob Hope Airport officials agreed to spend nearly $70,000 to facilitate ongoing noise-relief efforts. The Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport Authority last week unanimously approved the increase to an existing contract with Cooper Communications, which will assist the airport in its ongoing quest to reach some sort of nighttime flight noise relief agreement, officials said.
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By Tom Risen | January 31, 2009
BURBANK — A subcommittee of the Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport Authority approved a $6-million study Wednesday that could make the case for a historical mandatory curfew on evening flights at Bob Hope Airport. After nine years of revisions, a final version of the Part 161 study will be voted on by the full Authority Commission on Monday. “If it’s approved Monday, the study will be submitted to the Federal Aviation Administration to help make our case to support the application for a full mandatory curfew on nighttime flights,” Bob Hope Airport spokesman Victor Gill said.
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July 21, 2004
Jackson Bell Officials at Tuesday's City Council meeting attempted to clear the critical air of the proposed 10-term agreement aimed at curbing noise at the Bob Hope Airport and halting any talks of a new terminal for a decade. A tentative timeline for public comment between now and November, when the deal will be up for approval, was also unveiled. The proposal is planned to publicly appear again before the city's Planning Board on Monday, then back to Council on Aug. 17 and Sept.
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By Tom Risen | January 28, 2009
BURBANK — A subcommittee of the Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport Authority approved a $6-million study Wednesday that could make the case for a historical mandatory curfew on evening flights at Bob Hope Airport. After nine years of revisions, a final version of the Part 161 study will be voted on by the full Authority Commission on Monday. “If it’s approved Monday, the study will be submitted to the Federal Aviation Administration to help make our case to support the application for a full mandatory curfew on nighttime flights,” Bob Hope Airport spokesman Victor Gill said.
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December 15, 2004
Church sponsors living nativity NORTHWEST DISTRICT -- A living nativity scene, complete with authentic costumes, takes place Saturday and Sunday at Village Church. The living nativity will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Live Christmas music and reading will be performed at 6 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday; and 6 p.m. Sunday. The church's courtyard will be transformed into a marketplace with shopkeepers, a carpenter, a baker, a potter, jewelry maker, and weaver.
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January 15, 2005
Council candidate to host campaign party City Councilwoman Stacey Murphy will host a party Thursday as part of her reelection campaign. The party will be from 6 to 8 p.m. at BJ's Pizza, 107 S. 1st St. Murphy, a 21-year resident who works for a transportation company, is running for her third term on the council. Murphy is one of seven candidates -- three incumbents -- running for the council in the Feb. 22 primary. Airport agreement before council The City Council is scheduled to vote at its Tuesday meeting on a proposed airport development agreement for Bob Hope Airport.
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November 8, 2000
Once again, an airline's desire for greater traveling convenience has come into conflict with public opinion and, once again, public opinion has won out. It may be that United Airlines didn't fully understand what it was getting itself into when it announced it was adding a six-day-a-week flight that would arrive in Burbank at 11:15 p.m. -- an hour and 15 minutes past the airport's voluntary 10 p.m.-7 a.m. curfew....
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April 19, 2000
Paul Clinton AIRPORT DISTRICT -- Although it will slow the push for a new terminal to a crawl, city officials Friday praised the Airport Authority's decision to launch a comprehensive noise study in the hope of obtaining a binding curfew on night flights. "It could happen in three years or 30 years," Burbank Airport Commissioner Charles Lombardo said. "No one knows." Airport commissioners voted unanimously Monday, with Pasadena representative Joyce Streator absent, to launch a Part 161 study.
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By Christopher Cadelago | December 16, 2009
AIRPORT DISTRICT ? A month after federal officials rejected a multimillion-dollar application for nighttime flight restrictions, Bob Hope Airport officials agreed to spend nearly $70,000 to facilitate ongoing noise-relief efforts. The Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport Authority last week unanimously approved the increase to an existing contract with Cooper Communications, which will assist the airport in its ongoing quest to reach some sort of nighttime flight noise relief agreement, officials said.
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By Tom Risen | January 31, 2009
BURBANK — A subcommittee of the Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport Authority approved a $6-million study Wednesday that could make the case for a historical mandatory curfew on evening flights at Bob Hope Airport. After nine years of revisions, a final version of the Part 161 study will be voted on by the full Authority Commission on Monday. “If it’s approved Monday, the study will be submitted to the Federal Aviation Administration to help make our case to support the application for a full mandatory curfew on nighttime flights,” Bob Hope Airport spokesman Victor Gill said.
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By Tom Risen | January 28, 2009
BURBANK — A subcommittee of the Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport Authority approved a $6-million study Wednesday that could make the case for a historical mandatory curfew on evening flights at Bob Hope Airport. After nine years of revisions, a final version of the Part 161 study will be voted on by the full Authority Commission on Monday. “If it’s approved Monday, the study will be submitted to the Federal Aviation Administration to help make our case to support the application for a full mandatory curfew on nighttime flights,” Bob Hope Airport spokesman Victor Gill said.
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By Chris Wiebe | May 10, 2006
BOB HOPE AIRPORT ? The U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded a $10-million grant to the Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport Authority to reduce the noise effects of jet engines at properties near Bob Hope Airport. The grant ? the largest at one time the authority has received ? requires $2 million in matching funds from the airport authority and will be used primarily to insulate schools and residences within noise-impact areas, said Airport Authority spokesman Victor Gill.
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July 21, 2004
Jackson Bell Officials at Tuesday's City Council meeting attempted to clear the critical air of the proposed 10-term agreement aimed at curbing noise at the Bob Hope Airport and halting any talks of a new terminal for a decade. A tentative timeline for public comment between now and November, when the deal will be up for approval, was also unveiled. The proposal is planned to publicly appear again before the city's Planning Board on Monday, then back to Council on Aug. 17 and Sept.
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