Pub­lic Infor­ma­tion Meet­ing to be Held at ECP

PANA­MA CITY BEACH, FL (Octo­ber 19 , 2020) – The Pana­ma-City – Bay Coun­ty Air­port and Indus­tri­al Dis­trict is near­ing com­ple­tion of the two-year long process of updat­ing the Air­port Mas­ter Plan (MPU) for the North­west Flori­da Beach­es Inter­na­tion­al Air­port (ECP) to account for changes that have tak­en place at the Air­port and in the avi­a­tion indus­try since the com­ple­tion of the Airport’s July 2015 Air­port Mas­ter Plan. The updat­ed Air­port Mas­ter Plan will be used as a guide in devel­op­ing and improv­ing the Air­port to address exist­ing and future needs of the Air­port and its users. 

ECP will hold its first pub­lic infor­ma­tion­al meet­ing regard­ing the MPU on Thurs­day, Octo­ber 29, 2020, from 2 – 3:30pm Cen­tral Time. 

Due to the unprece­dent­ed times we are expe­ri­enc­ing, the meet­ing will be held vir­tu­al­ly via Zoom. Dur­ing the meet­ing, there will be a pre­sen­ta­tion of study find­ings and rec­om­men­da­tions. Meet­ing atten­dees will have an oppor­tu­ni­ty to pro­vide feed­back and ques­tions regard­ing the future of the Airport. 

Those inter­est­ed in attend­ing vir­tu­al­ly will need to reg­is­ter in advance by click­ing here.

After reg­is­ter­ing, atten­dees will receive a con­fir­ma­tion email con­tain­ing detailed infor­ma­tion about join­ing the meeting. 

Access to meet­ing infor­ma­tion and instruc­tions will be post­ed on the ECP web­site, ifly​beach​es​.com. A link to Mas­ter Plan Update infor­ma­tion is locat­ed near the bot­tom of the home­page. The link includes reg­is­tra­tion infor­ma­tion for the Pub­lic Meet­ing, pre­vi­ous­ly sub­mit­ted work­ing papers and a copy of the pub­lic meet­ing pre­sen­ta­tion. The infor­ma­tion will be post­ed no lat­er than Fri­day, Octo­ber 232020

The com­mu­ni­ties’ input regard­ing the future needs of the North­west Flori­da Beach­es Inter­na­tion­al Air­port is strong­ly encour­aged,” said Exec­u­tive Direc­tor Park­er W. McClel­lan, Jr., A.A.E.

Please sub­mit any com­ments by Novem­ber 13, 2020 to MPU@​pcairport.​com.


About North­west Flori­da Beach­es Inter­na­tion­al Air­port

North­west Flori­da Beach­es Inter­na­tion­al Air­port (ECP) offers some of the region’s low­est aver­age air­fares and is locat­ed less than 30 min­utes from Pana­ma City Beach, Pana­ma City and the beach­es of South Wal­ton. Today, with ser­vice from Amer­i­can Air­lines, Delta Air Lines, South­west Air­lines, and Unit­ed Air­lines, ECP pro­vides dai­ly flights to world­wide des­ti­na­tions, includ­ing non­stop flights to Atlanta (ATL), Austin (AUS) Bal­ti­more (BWI), Char­lotte (CLT), Chica­go (MDW/ORD), Colom­bus (CMH), Dal­las (DAL/DFW), Den­ver (DEN), Hous­ton (HOU/IAH), Kansas City (MCI), Nashville (BNA), St. Louis (STL) and Wash­ing­ton DC (DCA). The first inter­na­tion­al air­port to be built in more than a decade, ECP pro­vides North­west Flori­da com­mu­ni­ties with first-class facil­i­ties and was strate­gi­cal­ly devel­oped for major eco­nom­ic devel­op­ment oppor­tu­ni­ties. ECP is the gate­way to vis­i­tors seek­ing North­west Florida’s famous beaches.