Biddeford Municipal Airport

Airport Planning and Engineering Services
Biddeford, ME


Projects Include:

  • Installed 1,500 LF of 8’ high chain link fence, 2 motorized slide gates, electrical duct, 1 pedestrian gate, fence signage, and a new rotating  beacon, and refurbished the existing tip-down pole
  • Design and Permitting for Runway Improvements to include:
    • Design and Permitting for Runway Reconstruction (last maintained in 1992 with an overlay)
    • Design and Permitting for compliant Runway Safety Areas
    • Vegetation Obstruction Removal on previously acquired avigation easements in the Runway 24 approach surface
    • Reimbursable Agreement for the design of Precision Approach Path Indicator (PAPI)
  • Prepared Environmental Assessment and coordinated state and local permitting requirements to remove vegetative obstructions from Runway 06-24 approach surfaces
  • Negotiated acquisition of 42 acres of privately owned land to remove obstructions from Runway Approach and Runway Protection Zone
  • Removed obstructions to the Runway 06 approach surface, including tree clearing and stump grinding
  • Negotiated and acquired avigation easements over 10 privately-owned parcels in the Runway 24 approach surface for future vegetative obstruction removal