Monthly Archives: July 2014

Rehmann Audit

February 2014 – A clean financial audit for year ended June 30, 2013 was presented by a representative of Rehmann and approved by the Authority Board. View the official report here. Rehman Audit Year Ended 0613

Please direct any questions to the City of Holland Finance Office at (616) 355-1300.

Geurink Boulevard Reconstruction

February 2013 – Reconstruction of Geurink Boulevard officially began on September 10, 2012 and was completed in December. Plan a visit this Spring and enjoy the hundreds of tulips that will be in bloom.

 

 

Now Landing Business – Video

February 2012 – The West Michigan Airport Authority’s (WMAA) new four-minute video takes a creative and fun approach that inspires and encourages awareness to the community on how the West Michigan Regional Airport is a valuable community asset. Miss Nancy Future, a local, nine-year old resident, hosts the video and explores why our airport […]

South Pavement Area Resurfacing

June 2012 – A recent inspection of the pavement located in the south hangar area and leading to the runway showed that the pavement was in very poor condition. The project to repave the area and widen the connector taxiway by 15 feet to improve aircraft access has been completed. A grant from the […]

Holland Special Delivery

“When one of our customer’s shipments absolutely, without fail, has to arrive on time – sending it on an aircraft is the best option. West Michigan Regional Airport is a simple, fast resource we use to make sure we delight our customer.”
Marvin Visser, COO, Holland Special Delivery

 

 

Airport Viewing Areas

2012 – Two airport viewing areas, one located along Lincoln Avenue and the other along 64th Street have been turned into formal viewing areas making it more convenient and safe to stop by and watch aircraft activity at West Michigan Regional Airport. The basic design for each area includes a paved parking surface for […]

Instrument Landing System

2012 – The refurbished Instrument Landing System (ILS) is completed and passed its final FAA ground and flight checks. “It’s a critical navigation aid for pilots landing at West Michigan Regional Airport,” said Holland Assistant City Manager and Authority staff member Greg Robinson. “The ILS is extremely important to this area from an economic […]

EV Vehicle Charging Station

2012 – The EV charging station, next to the Tulip City Air Service hangar, is ready for use at the airport and will provide more options for airport users while supporting the Advanced Energy Storage goals of the community. The charging station was free and a lease was signed with the BPW. Installation costs […]

2014 Wings of Mercy CareAffaire

The fourth annual Wings of Mercy CareAffaire held at West Michigan Regional Airport on Saturday, August 23, 2014, was a great success. Over 100 runners started out on the taxiway for the first annual Runway 5K.

The local Lions Club served 500+ visitors at the benefit pancake breakfast and a wide variety of aircraft was […]

Sharon Huminsky

Sharon Huminsky
Senior Flight Director,
Wings of Mercy
I can recall my first flight with Wings of Mercy. As a Flight Director I wanted to take a flight with a patient so I could experience what it felt like for them. I had never been in a small plane and I was worried about how it would feel […]