Airport Master Plan Open House Seeks Public Ideas

Chicago Executive Airport’s latest Master Plan Open House is scheduled for December 4th from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

The event, open to all, takes place at the Ramada Plaza hotel on the east side of the airport, at 1090 South Milwaukee Ave., Wheeling IL 60090.

The initial conceptual alternatives developed by the Stakeholder Involvement Group will be on display and the public will be able to comment on them and/or develop their own alternative(s).

This Master Plan update seeks public input on the initial development alternatives being considered to create the framework for future airport upgrades, while cost-effectively satisfying aviation industry demand. The plan will also address the airport’s economic viability as well as any potential environmental and socio-economic effects.

The Open House includes an audio-visual presentation and specific airport layout plans for public evaluation. Airport representatives, as well as project planning team members will be on hand to answer Master Plan update questions.

Written comments to the plans will also be accepted during the Open House, through the project website – – or via the U.S. Mail.  Address those comments to Jamie Abbott, Executive Director, Chicago Executive Airport, 1020 South Plant Road, Wheeling IL 60090. All comments received by December 19, 2018 will be summarized within the Public Open House Record.