SOURCE: Los Angeles World Airports

August 22, 2006 18:58 ET

Fourth Semi-Annual LAX Master Plan Stakeholder Forum to Be Held August 29

LOS ANGELES, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- August 22, 2006 -- Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) Master Plan Stakeholders are invited to attend the fourth semi-annual Stakeholder Forum on Tuesday, August 29, 2006, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Flight Path Learning Center in the LAX Imperial Terminal at 6661 West Imperial Highway, Los Angeles. On-site parking is free.

Airport representatives will provide updates on the overall status of the LAX Master Plan. Presentations will include the LAX Specific Plan Amendment Study Process, the South Airfield Improvement Project, LAWA Soundproofing Program, and new successful environmentally friendly transportation services, such as the LAX FlyAway non-stop bus service.

LAWA representatives from Residential Acquisition Division, Soundproofing Program, and Business and Job Resources Center also will host resource tables to provide information and to be available for one-on-one communication. Representatives from the County of Los Angeles Sound Insulation Program, the City of El Segundo Sound Insulation Program, and the City of Inglewood Sound Insulation Program have also been invited to host resource tables and to be available to answer stakeholders' questions.

Many stakeholders are already frequenting LAX's recently implemented transportation-related services, including the FlyAway bus service from Union Station and Van Nuys, the LAX Cell Phone Waiting Lot, and the LAX Valet Parking Lot. The forum will provide attendees with information on how to use these environmentally friendly options.

If assistance for the hearing-impaired is required, please notify airport staff at least 72 hours before the event. The public forum will be conducted in English, with Spanish-language translation available.

For more information, contact the LAX Master Plan Stakeholder Liaison Office at (800) 919-3766, e-mail at laxmasterplanliaison@lawa.org, or log onto www.laxmasterplan.org/stakeholder.