While MidAmerica Airport remains popular fodder for the media and the automatic naysayers, only one fact remains — airports are significant economic engines that any community would want.
No question the airport has been slow to get off the ground. The reality is it is available. When you find paying customers to support the debt from construction and holding costs all this may not seem such a big deal.
My point is you have it to offer. Many communities would like to have that to offer in their economic development tool box. Be joyful and optimistic in the holidays for a change.
Chris Beykirch, Aurora
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