Questions will be answered and concerns heard by the senior
management team of Queenstown Airport when they host a
drop-in session about the ''noise mitigation packages''
offered to 150 Frankton homeowners.
Chief executive Scott Paterson will give a brief presentation
on the $2 million insulation initiative, which is scheduled
to start in September or October and is prompted by airport
Display boards and maps will also explain the programme
whereby the airport will pay the full cost to completely
insulate 10 homes closest to the runway in the ''inner
sector'' most affected by aircraft noise.
Another 140 households in the ''mid sector'' will be offered
75% towards the cost of installing mechanical ventilation.
• The drop-in session will be held in the St John rooms in
Frankton Wednesday at 5.30pm to 7.30pm.