Sue Lancaster is Paris City Council's appointee to airport marketing subcommittee
Mayor AJ Hashmi has appointed District 2 Councilwoman Sue Lancaster as the council’s representative on a seven-member subcommittee that will begin an aggressive marketing of Cox Field Airport.
Lancaster, who is the council’s liaison to the Airport Advisory Board, will join Jack Ashmore, Chris Fitzgerald and Gary Tolleson from the Airport Advisory Board; City Engineer Shawn Napier, who is also the airport director; and Rebecca Clifford and Stephen Grubbs of the Paris Economic Development Corporation.
The importance of Cox Field Airport moved up several notches with the Paris City Council’s recent decision to extend water and sewer from the Paris City Limits to the east 3.2 miles to the airport and adjacent area. With infrastructure, the airport is now considered a lucrative site for companies, particularly those with airport related business
By Charles Richards, eParisExtra