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A refurbished runway at the Westchester County Airport opened Thursday morning. The main runway was closed at the end of April for repaving. The project was moved up from the fall given little flight activity during the COVID-19 pandemic. WAMC’s Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Allison Dunne has more on the coronavirus response in Westchester and Dutchess.

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There is an open house Wednesday night in Westchester County with the Federal Aviation Administration. The aim is to discuss Westchester County Airport noise and air traffic procedures.

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Federal lawmakers from New York are calling on the Federal Aviation Administration to hold a public meeting in Westchester. This comes amid noise concerns of residents near the Westchester County Airport.

Authorities say white powder found on a plane Tuesday at Westchester County Airport was deemed non-hazardous.

Westchester County Executive George Latimer has signed two executive orders aimed at safeguarding the public from PFAS chemicals. He wants to prevent the kind of drinking water contamination that has occurred in Newburgh and elsewhere in the state and country.

NYS Awards Funding For Airport Improvements

Feb 21, 2019
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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced Wednesday that $23.6 million in infrastructure funding has been awarded to 31 airports across the state. The money is to support safety enhancements, modernization, operational improvements and local business development. Three airports in the Hudson Valley are on the receiving end.

Westchester County Executive George Latimer and the company that manages Westchester County Airport are teaming up to help TSA and air traffic control workers amid the record-long partial government shutdown.

Westchester County Exec Visits TSA Workers

Dec 26, 2018

Amid a partial federal government shutdown, the Westchester County executive visited some TSA workers at Westchester County Airport Wednesday. It is presumed that the workers will be paid retroactively when the shutdown ends.

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Three U.S. lawmakers from New York Tuesday announced federal funding for upgrades at Westchester County Airport.

A High-End Business Is Moving To Westchester

Feb 15, 2015
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A New Jersey company is moving to Westchester while another business already in the county is planning to expand.

HV Airports Receive Funding For Improvements

Sep 14, 2014
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Two airports in the Hudson Valley have landed funding for improvements.

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New York’s two U.S. senators have announced funding for an airport in the Hudson Valley.

Richard Rockefeller Dies In Westchester Plane Crash

Jun 13, 2014
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A family spokesman says the pilot of a small plane who died in a crash in Westchester County Friday morning was Richard Rockefeller, great grandson of Standard Oil co-founder John D. Rockefeller.

Pilot Dies In Small Plane Crash In Westchester

Jun 13, 2014
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Authorities say the pilot of a small plane has died after crashing near the Westchester County Airport Friday morning.