Boards & Commissions

Airport Advisory Board

The Airport Advisory Board makes recommendations to the City Manager and City Council regarding policy matters pertaining to Palestine Municipal Airport and aviation-related activities of the city.

The board is comprised of seven members.  Members serve two-year terms but may continue to act after the end of his or her term until a successor is appointed by the City Council.  A member of the board may not be appointed for more than two consecutive terms unless approved by a majority of the City Council.

Regular Board Meetings are open to the public and are held in the Airport Conference Room on the 2nd Tuesday of the 2nd Month of each Quarter. Please contact the Public Works Director at (903) 731-8455 for more information regarding Airport Board Meetings.

Click here to view Chapter 18-Airport Advisory Board of the City Code.

Members  Place  Appointed  Term End
Michael S. Bainum  1 March 12, 2018 September 30, 2021
Elton Haynes  2 July 18, 2005 September 30, 2021
Jerry Bell  3 July 18, 2005 September 30, 2021
Steve Brannon  4 July 18, 2005 September 30, 2021
Dr. Robert Falconer  5 July 26, 2021 September 30, 2022
Dr. John Dorsett, Chair  6 March 14, 2011 September 30, 2022
Mike Buoy  7 May 14, 2012 September 30, 2022


PLEASE NOTE: All current and future meeting agendas and minutes will be posted on our new Agendas & Minutes page. Over time, all historical agendas and minutes will be moved there. Until then, you can still find historical documents here and in the Archive (see Archive link in the left sidebar).

Agendas & Minutes

Date   Meeting Type  Agendas  Minutes
November 12, 2019   Regular Meeting (Tentative)  Agenda  Minutes 
August 13, 2019  Regular Meeting (Tentative)   Agenda  Minutes 
May 14, 2019  Regular Meeting  Agenda Minutes 
February 12, 2019 Regular Meeting Agenda Minutes 
September 25, 2018 Special Meeting  Agenda Minutes
August 14, 2018 Regular Meeting Agenda Minutes
February 13, 2018 Regular Meeting Agenda Minutes
May 9, 2017  Regular Meeting  Agenda Minutes
February 7, 2017  Regular Meeting  Agenda Minutes


Click here to view the Agendas & Minutes Archive