TR-94-3-Air Service on the Western Slope

WHEREAS available and affordable air service is an important transportation issue for Western Colorado; and

WHEREAS air service is an alternative for drivers on the highways, and is important for the economy in Western Colorado; and

WHEREAS CLUB 20 recognizes that there are numerous air carriers serving the interests of Western Colorado;

WHEREAS Western Colorado has commercial airports which include: Hayden, Grand Junction, Montrose, Durango, Telluride, Eagle, Aspen, Gunnison-Crested Butte, and Cortez

THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that CLUB 20 declares the effort to secure available and affordable air service as a top economic priority of Western Colorado; supports competition between air carriers to ensure the availability and affordability of air service in Western Colorado, and seeks assistance from policymakers at all levels to achieve this goal.

Adopted 9/9/1994

Amended 9/9/2005

Renewed 4/1/2011

Amended 4/7/2017