The Airport Noise Advisory Panel makes important contributions in the development and recommendation of ways to reduce and mitigate aircraft noise.
The Airport Noise Advisory Panel is comprised of 18 members. Three members are residents of Reno and are appointed the by the City of Reno. At least one representative has no affiliation with the City of Reno through employment or elective office.
Members' terms are for two years. Members may be reappointed for additional two year terms. The advisory panel meets quarterly for approximately two hours.
- Receive and assess information on airport noise problems.
- Assist in coordination between land use activities and airport activities.
- Promote greater communication regarding airport noise among the various public bodies, agencies, and commissions.
- Make advisory recommendations to the Airport Authority Board of Trustees regarding new and existing programs and approaches to noise abatement.