Airport Facilities

Cherry Capital Airport Public Notices


Northwestern Regional Airport Commission, Cherry Capital Airport will receive sealed bids for the construction of:


The Work may be generally described as the removal of existing EDS equipment and the installation of new screening equipment, including upgrades to existing power and data to support the new screening equipment and modifications to the existing baggage handling system to support the new equipment.

A Mandatory Prebid Meeting will be held at 10:00 am local time, Tuesday, February 18, 2020 at the Northwestern Regional Airport Commission, Cherry Capital Airport upper level administration office at 727 Fly Don’t Drive, Traverse City, MI, 49686. Attendance at the meeting is Mandatory for all prime, electrical and baggage handling system contractors wishing to submit a bid on the project. Minutes of the meeting will be distributed to all plan holders as an addendum.

Sealed bids for the project will be received by the Northwestern Regional Airport Commission, Cherry Capital Airport upper level administration office at 727 Fly Don’t Drive, Traverse City, MI, 49686 until 2:00 p.m. local time, Thursday, March 5, 2020. Bids received after the stated time will not be accepted. Bids will be opened and publicly read aloud immediately after specified closing time. All interested parties are invited to attend.
Download the bid info (PDF 1) | Download the Combined Bid Set (PDF 2)

Invitation for Public Comment on Airport Governance

Traverse City, MI (Dec. 4, 2019) – Grand Traverse County and Leelanau County—the owners of the Cherry Capital Airport (“Airport” or “TVC”)—and the Northwestern Regional Airport Commission (“NRAC”)—the governing body operating TVC—invites the public to provide comments on transitioning to a regional airport authority governance model. Three public input sessions will be held December 10 at 1-3 PM and 6-8 PM, and December 11 at 8-10 PM.
Download the full article with more info, times and locations... (PDF)


Ordinance Number: 2019-1 - The Northwestern Regional Airport Commission has the authority to adopt and amend all necessary rules, regulations, and ordinances, for the management, government, and use of the Cherry Capital Airport and any properties under its control. MCL 259.133. The Airport is neither designed nor intended as a public forum for First Amendment activities. Such activities will only be permitted in or upon the public areas of the Airport as set forth and, in the manner, prescribed by this policy.
Download and read the full ordinance (PDF)

Cherry Capital Airport Approved Environmental Assessment and Finding of No Significant Impact

Cherry Capital Airport (TVC) Traverse City, MI - Notice of availability of a FINAL written re-evaluation environmental assessment and Finding of No Significant Impact.
Read the full notice (PDF) | 2017 FINAL Written Re-evaluation Environmental Assessmemt Files (ZIP) | 2011 Final Environmental Assessmemt & FONSI (ZIP)

Cherry Capital Airport Emergency Contingency Plan

Cherry Capital Airport has prepared this Emergency Contingency Plan pursuant to 42301 of the FAA Modernization and Reform Act of 2012. Questions regarding this plan can be directed to Dan Sal at Cherry Capital Airport is filing this plan with the Department of Transportation because it is a commercial airport and may be used for diversions.


Northwestern Regional Airport Commission Meetings

All meetings on the last Tuesday of the month at 3:00 p.m. unless otherwise noted.

January 28, 2020 Organizational Meeting - view agenda PDF 2:30 p.m.
January 28, 2020 Regular Meeting - view agenda PDF 3:00 p.m.
February 25, 2020 3:00 p.m.
March 17, 2020 (3rd Tuesday) - Regular Meeting 1:30 p.m.
March 17, 2020 (3rd Tuesday) - Joint Study Session with Leelanau and
Grand Traverse County (meetings will be held at Leelanau County Govt. Center)
3:00 p.m.
April 28, 2020 3:00 p.m.
May 26, 2020 3:00 p.m.
June 30, 2020 (5th Tuesday) 3:00 p.m.
July 28, 2020 3:00 p.m.
August 18, 2020 (3rd Tuesday) 3:00 p.m.
September 29, 2020 (5th Tuesday) 3:00 p.m.
October 27, 2020 3:00 p.m.
November 17, 2020 (3rd Tuesday) 3:00 p.m.
December 15, 2020 (3rd Tuesday) 3:00 p.m.