Next “Part 150” Noise Study Public Workshop Is Oct. 27th In Des Moines

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The next “Part 150” noise study public workshop will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 27th, from 6:30pm – 8:30pm, at Mount Rainier High School in Des Moines.

This will be the third in a series of public workshops, which, according to the Port of Seattle, are “looking at ways to reduce aircraft noise impacts on communities.”

Here are the details:

WHAT: The Port of Seattle’s “Part 150” Noise Study Workshop.

WHEN: Wednesday, Oct. 27th from 6:30pm – 8:30pm.

WHERE: Mount Rainier High School, located at 22450 19th Avenue S., Des Moines (click here for a map).

INFO: At the workshop, facilitators will lead three group sessions on the following topics:

  • Airport-area noise exposure “contour” maps showing neighborhoods currently affected by noise, and those that will be affected in five years, according to the aviation forecast;
  • Results from summer 2010 temporary aircraft noise monitoring; and
  • The progress on other efforts to reduce noise, including updates on the runway use plan and the hush house analysis.

Workshop participants are invited to take part in all three sessions, and a general public feedback session at the conclusion of the workshop.

For more information, as well as documentation for the workshop, visit the Part 150 Study Website here.

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