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North Adams Airport Hopes to Have Restaurant Operating Next Summer

The Airport Commission agreed Tuesday to form a subcommittee to flesh out what restrictions and preferences it wants to place in the RFP.

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North Adams Airport Preparing Restaurant RFP

Administrative Officer Michael Canales asked the commissioners last week to begin considering what restrictions and requirements they would like to place in the request for proposals.

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North Adams Airport Administration Building Still on Schedule

The new administrative building at Harriman & West Airport is on schedule for an August completion.

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North Adams Airport Administrative Building Work Ahead of Schedule

Peter Enzien of Stantec Consulting Services, the airport's engineer, told the Airport Commission on Tuesday that since the building’s move earlier this year, the contractor has been steadily working on the interior and exterior of the building.

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North Adams Airport Building to Be Moved This Week

Peter Enzien of Stantec Consulting Services, the airport's engineer, told the Airport Commission on Tuesday that the long-awaited building move should start Thursday morning between 8:30 and 9:00.

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North Adams Airport Administrative Building Being Moved In January

The city plans to move the vacant medical building on the north side of the Harriman & West Airport campus and use it as a new administrative building.

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Kelly Ends Operations at North Adams Airport

Administrative Assistant Michael Canales informed the commission Tuesday that Kelly will no longer operate at the airport and has left the grounds.

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North Adams Airport Commission Set to Award Terminal Bid

Peter Enzien of Stantec Consulting Services, the airport's engineer, told the commission Tuesday that once the signed standard contract form is sent back to the state Department of Transportation, the city can award the project to low bidder DA Sullivan & Sons, which bid $3.6 million.

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North Adams Airport Receives Two Bids for Administration Building

Peter Enzien of Stantec Consulting Services, the airport's engineer, told the commission Tuesday that bids were opened Sept. 7 from DA Sullivan & Sons of Northampton and Burke Construction of Adams.

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North Adams Airport Expects Multiple Bids for Building Project

The city plans to move the vacant medical building about 580 feet farther south at Harriman & West Airport, renovate it and use it as a new administrative building.

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TurboProp Owner Pulls Donation Over 'Turmoil' at North Adams Airport

The airport's largest business is threatening to pull funding for a planned administrative building and file suit against the city over "turmoil" caused by convicted rapist Alex Kelly.

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North Adams Airport OKs Hangar Space for Kelly

The commission agreed to give Taconic Aviation owner Alex Kelly, a convicted rapist, permission to continue using the office space but after the vote, attendees railed against the commission and Kelly.

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North Adams Airport Commission Delays Hangar Decision

The Airport Commission voted Tuesday, May 15, to grant Alex Kelly permission to use office space in the city's hangar until June 30. But it delayed a vote to allow permanent use of space in the recently renovated hangar to solicit more information from potential occupants.

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Police Close Investigation of North Adams Airport Commissioner

A former Airport Commissioner Trevor Gilman has been cleared in an investigation into irregularities in the fuel account at Harriman-West Airport.

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North Adams Airport Reviewing New Lease Structures

Administrative Officer Michael Canales told the commission Tuesday that over the next few months, he will present new leases and minimum standards for the commission and tenants to review.

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North Adams Airport Commission Grounds Business Proposals

The Airport Commission agreed to take no action on all business proposals or leases until the lease and rental system have been revamped.

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North Adams Airport Commission Down Two Members

With Gilman being removed late last year by former Mayor Richard Alcombright, this leaves only three members on the five-person commission.

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North Adams Airport Commission to Address Lease Concerns

The Airport Commission has pledged to investigate fixed-base operator leases after airport users brought up concerns over the fairness of the lease agreements.

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North Adams Hangar Project To Be Extended

The Shamrock Hangar renovation project, although moving along, will be completed later than expected. Peter Enzien of Stantec, the engineering firm overseeing the airport improvement projects, told the Airport Commission Tuesday that instead of completing the Shamrock Hangar by December 4, as agreed upon, the project will be pushed out towards the end of the month.

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BHS Gifts North Adams Airport Building

With state approval, the Airport Commission officially accepted the former family medicine building as a gift from Berkshire Health Systems to use as the new administrative building.

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North Adams Airport to Use Vacant Doctors Building

There are plans to move the vacant medical building next to Harriman-West Airport for use as a new administrative building.

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