CITY COUNCIL OF SILVER BAY
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
The City Council of Silver Bay will be holding a public hearing in regards to the potential closing of the Silver Bay Municipal Airport. The public hearing will be held on January 7, 2019 at 6:00pm in the City Council Chambers of City Hall located at 7 Davis Drive, Silver Bay, MN 55614. The State of Minnesota Department of Aeronautics closed the runway May 2018 and developed an Airport Closure Evaluation Report. The report is available to the public. Click here to review the report or contact City Hall at 218-226-4408 to obtain a copy. Written comments will be accepted until 4:00pm on January 7, 2019 and can be mailed to the address above or via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The airport runway is closed indefinitely.
The Wayne Johnson Silver Bay Municipal Airport [KBFW] is located approximately seven miles southwest of Silver Bay on County Road 3. This small aircraft airport is unattended and there is fuel available onsite.
Phone No.: 218.226.3542
Airport Information Phone No.: 218.226.4408
Airport Contact: Lana Fralich, City Administrator (email Lana)
|Runway||7-25 3,200 x 75 asphalt, trees on each end|
|Approaches||NDB and GPS|
|Approach Frequency||Minneapolis Center 134.55|
|Traffic Pattern Altitude (MSL/AGL)||1890/801|
|AWOS||NDB 350 218.226.3537|
Hangar rates: $85 per month (airplane); and $175 per month (hangar storage rent) (two-year lease terms).
If interested in renting a hangar, please contact City Hall at 218.226.4408.