Airports are an important part of a region's economic base. Yet those who live near them must deal with the noise generated by airport operations.
This report looks at how to use noise overlay districts to encourage land-use compatibility within an airport area. It reviews the federal guidelines for establishing noise overlay zones, defines terms used in discussions of airport-related no...
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Table of Contents
1.The federal mandate
3.Land-use compatibility guidelines
Airport environs zoning district ordinance • Subdivision regulations • Building code • Aviation easement