Local Mayors Oppose Tower Closures

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0  Updated at 1:41 pm, May 3rd, 2013 By: Managing Editor
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(IDAHO FALLS, ID) – Two local mayors are joining their voices to dozens of community leaders across the country opposed to the closure of regional airport control towers. Officials sent a letter to the Federal Aviation Administration Thursday expressing concerns about safety at nearly 150 affected airports nationwide. Idaho Falls Mayor Jared Fuhriman and Pocatello Mayor Brian Blad are fighting the closures, saying they will hamper business growth