Tag Archive: airport

May 25

Memorial Day:City announce holiday schedule

City offices will observe the following holiday schedule on Monday, May 26 for Memorial Day. Holiday Garbage Collection The City of Tyler Solid Waste Department will be closed Monday, May 26, for Memorial Day. No residential garbage will be picked up on this day. The complete holiday week residential garbage collection schedule is listed below. …

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Jan 18

Holiday schedule

City offices will observe the following holiday schedule on Monday, Jan. 20 for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Holiday Garbage Collection The Tyler Solid Waste office will be closed on Monday, Jan. 20. Due to the holiday, residents whose garbage is normally collected on Monday will have their garbage collected on Tuesday and residents whose garbage …

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Sep 20

Give airlines some legroom

Fasten your seat belts. The federal Department of Justice and officials in Texas have just made the nation’s skies a bit more turbulent. Along with attorneys general in five other states, they’re suing to block the merger of American Airlines and US Airways. They should drop their case. By opposing the merger, these legal eagles …

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Jun 21

$8,372,357 grant for airport improvements in Tyler announced

Tyler Pounds Regional Airport will receive a federal grant worth $8,372,357 for airport improvements, U.S. Sen. John Cornyn announced. The funding comes through the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) within the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT). “These funds will be used to address needed maintenance and safety improvements at Tyler Pounds Regional Airport,” Sen. Cornyn said. …

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Mar 17

Longview airport to receive extra funds

U.S. Senator John Cornyn of Texas has announced Longview’s East Texas Regional Airport will be receiving a federal grant of $461,555 to finance upgrading airport facilities. The grant is being provided by the Federal Aviation Administration, which is part of the U.S. Department of Transportation. “These funds will be used to address needed maintenance and …

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Mar 10

Pounds Field getting busier

While many American airports are seeing a decrease in business Tyler’s Pounds Field is staying busy. After a recession-caused decline in incoming and outgoing flights lasting several years the airport is rebounding. In 2008 and 2009 Tyler had a 3.06% increase in activity while Abilene Regional Airport dropped 7.42%, Dallas Love Field lost 8.61% and …

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