Countryside Celebrates Neighborhood Month

Monday, May 28, 2007

“Cutty” Edwards Awarded Clock–An award went to “Cutty” Edwards for donating our monthly meeting room at the Holiday Inn on Frontage Road. “Cutty” received an engraved clock for his desk . Al and Millie Steele Awarded Gift Certificate . Al and Millie Steele received a $40 gift certificate to Coach and Four Restaurant. Millie is […]

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Countryside 2006 Budget per Meadowbrook

Wednesday, May 9, 2007

This 2006 Budget projection was emailed from Geary Leathers to Ms. Burcham on August 19, 2005. I noticed that the tennis building lease is $22,500 while the City is being paid only $17,500 a year. Meadowbrook has a sweet deal. CLICK HERE to read the Roanoke Times article on the Tennis Building. This budget does […]

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The Lawrence Group – 2003 Feasibility Study

Monday, May 7, 2007

The Lawrence Group completed the study once in 2002. This second 2003 study was completed as a result of the redrawing of the airport noise contour. This study included maps which .we have already seen. They were on the City’s website but they have been removed. They wrote about us – we are the “significant […]

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Roanoke Airport Commission indicates it will not renew lease…

Sunday, May 6, 2007

August 26, 2003, this is a fax to Ms. Burcham from Ed Hall asking for approval of this letter to be sent to Meadowbrook. The response on the fax cover states: “Let Ed Hall know letter is fine.” In this letter it states that “The Roanoke Regional Airport Commission has indicated that it does not […]

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Sending a Greeting Card to Meadowbrook

Friday, May 4, 2007

Sending a Greeting Card to Meadowbrook

March 20, 2003, is a fax from Ed Hall and Associates to Ms. Burcham with attached contact information and subsequent note to email it to Ms. Shuck, Director or Roanoke Regional Airport. This follows the previous contact from Ms. Shuck. Do you suppose there was verbal conversation between Ms. Burcham and Ms. Shuck to initiate […]

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Correspondence With the Airport Commission

Thursday, May 3, 2007

A year or so ago, I wrote to the Airport Commission questioning their position on the Countryside lease. I found it odd that renewal of the lease would suddenly become questionable. In light of the items that were posted here earlier, you might find it interesting to read the reply that Jacqueline Shuck of the […]

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Part III – Two Year Anniversary

Thursday, May 3, 2007

Click on letter image to enlarge This is the response from Ms. Shuck to Ms. Burcham regarding the availability of the 46 acres of airport owned property serving as a RPZ (Runway Protection Zone) mandated by the FAA to be clear of objects of any kind. Click HERE to the link to the VDOA (Virginia […]

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Part II of Two Year Anniversary

Wednesday, May 2, 2007

Click on Letter to Enlarge January 3, 2003, Letter from Ms. Burcham to Ms. Shuck in followup to the previously posted December Memo.

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Two Year Anniversary of Our Nightmare

Wednesday, May 2, 2007

Two Year Anniversary of Our Nightmare

It has been two years since we became aware of Roanoke City’s purchase of the Countryside property. Some of you saw the late news on May 2nd, 2005 and some of us woke up to the announcement in the Roanoke Times. Any changes to the use of the Northwest Roanoke property, which borders Interstate 581 […]

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