Airport privatization plan may be grounded

Source: By Brian Moon, Wisconsin Radio Network, Monday, June 23, 2008, 11:25 AM

Federal guidelines prohibit Milwaukee County from profiting from General Mitchell International Airport. County Exec Scott Walker proposes leasing off the airport and using the money to fix the county’s crumbling mass transit, something FAA requirements allow.

……. The Transportation, Public Works and Transit Committee Chairman says at least five of his colleagues on the Board are not in favor of the airport privatization plan.