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Project News Releases

This page contains all news releases pertaining to the South Suburban Airport Project.

South Suburban Airport - Project Wide

November 30, 2016
Food Drive Benefits Helping Hands, food pantry

December 15, 2014
Food Drive Benefits Local Food Pantry

Aug. 5, 2014
SSA issues RFI for Innovative Project Delivery

Feb. 3, 2014
SSA issues RFI for Commercial Air Passenger and Air Cargo Service Advisors

July 25, 2013
Governor Quinn Signs Law to Clear South
Suburban Airport for Take Off

Dec. 13, 2012
Food Drive Benefits Local Food Pantry

Nov. 9, 2011
Food Drive Benefits Local Food Pantry

Sept. 12, 2011
IDOT Hires Project Coordinator for South
Suburban Airport

Nov. 17, 2010
Food Drive Benefits Local Food Pantry

Nov. 10, 2010
IDOT to Survey SSA Existing Utility Easements

June 15, 2010
IDOT Aeronautics Announces Updated SSA Web Site


Master Plan

Oct. 6, 2016
Facilities Implementation Plan submitted to FAA
for review

Oct. 6, 2016
Financial Feasibility Report submitted to FAA
for review

Oct. 6, 2016
Airport Layout Plan submitted to FAA for review

Oct. 6, 2016
Airport Plans Report submitted to FAA for review

March 19, 2015
FAA Completes Initial Airspace Study

May 20, 2013
Facilities Implementation Plan & Financial Feasibility Report submitted

Dec. 5, 2012
Environmental Considerations Report submitted to FAA

Sept. 27, 2012
Illinois Reaches Milestone toward SSA Approval

July 31, 2012
Airport Access Plan submitted to FAA

June 27, 2012
FAA Accepts SSA Alternatives Development and Evaluation Report

Dec. 15, 2011
FAA Approves SSA Existing Conditions Report

Nov. 10, 2011
FAA Approves SSA Facility Requirements Report

March 24, 2011
FAA Approves SSA Aeronautical Forecasts

Jan. 19, 2011
Alternatives Development and Evaluation report submitted

Dec. 15, 2010
SSA Facility Requirements Report Submitted to FAA

Nov. 22, 2010
SSA Existing Conditions Report Submitted to FAA

May 14, 2010
IDOT Aeronautics Announces Revised Forecasts Submitted to FAA


Environmental

July 22, 2013
USACE issues Jurisdictional Determination for
SSA Wetland Delineation Report

July 22, 2013
FAA Accepts SSA Floodplain Report

May 6, 2011
Floodplain Report submitted to FAA for review

May 6, 2011
SSA Wetland Report Submitted To
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Oct. 5, 2010
IDOT Project Team Seeks Landowner Input on
Past Flood Events

Sept. 1, 2010
SSA Wetland Report Submitted

July 12, 2010
SSA Floodplain Surveys Initiated

July 12, 2010
Historic and Cultural Resources and Archaeological Surveys Reviewed for SSA


Land Acquisition

April 23, 2015
IDOT Aeronautics Division Acquires Parcel

April 17, 2015
IDOT Aeronautics Division Acquires Parcel

Dec. 30, 2014
IDOT Aeronautics Division Closes on 80.132 acre Land Acquisition

Dec. 30, 2014
IDOT Aeronautics Division Closes on 5.0 acre Land Acquisition

Dec. 30, 2014
IDOT Aeronautics Division Closes on 160.327 acre Land Acquisition

Dec. 16, 2014
IDOT Aeronautics Division Closes on Land Acquisition

Oct. 17, 2014
IDOT Aeronautics Division closes on land acquisition

July 1, 2014
Parcels Acquired for South Suburban Airport Site

July 1, 2014
IDOT Acquires Bult Field, Major Milestone for South Suburban Airport

Dec 14, 2012
Parcel Acquired for South Suburban Airport Site

May 31, 2011
Parcel Acquired for South Suburban Airport Site

May 20, 2011
Parcel Acquired for South Suburban Airport Site

March 1, 2011
SSA personnel held a joint meeting with utility providers at the SSA field office

Oct. 29, 2010
Parcel Acquired for South Suburban Airport Site

Oct. 20, 2010
SSA Property Inventory Map Submitted to FAA

April 19, 2010
IDOT Acquires Two Parcels at South Suburban Airport

January 4, 2010
IDOT Acquires 160-acre Parcel at South Suburban Airport

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