Airport (Mesquite Metro Airport)

The City of Mesquite promotes the community and the role of the airport in the economic development of the city as reflected in the following:

It is the purpose of the Mesquite Metro Airport to provide safe, efficient and environmentally sensitive air transportation facilities appropriate to the needs of the community.

Goals
  • Promote the use of air transportation facilities to enhance community understanding and to maximize airport utilization.
  • Provide safe, up-to-date air transportation facilities.
  • Protect air transportation facilities from non-compatible development.
  • Assure environmental compliance and promote environmental sensitivity.
  • Assure compliance with federal, state, and local laws regulating safety, security and airport operations.
  • Develop and implement a system of user fees and market value leases and agreements towards a full airport cost recovery system.
  • Provide flexible air transportation facilities.