Your community airport is upgrading value and service in the following twenty ways.

Implemented as of September 4, 2019


Developed current staff and attracted new talent with a strategic focus on retaining a well-trained, customer focused skilled workforce

Increased focus on board engagement, organizational transparency and accountability

Read lastest meeting minutes, Board meeting notices

Further enhanced the airport's role as a community gateway and economic engine by joining the Quad City Chamber of Commerce's Regional Opportunities Council

Secured new airline line-maintenance tenant and industrial park tenant 

Read about new tenants here... 

Improved safety and security while maximizing flow of over $12MM Federal grant dollars into the region from FAA and DOT to upgrade airfield lighting and facility infrastructures

Expanded General Aviation offerings including affordable fuel and stop-over hospitality amenities

Streamlined for app-like experience

Created and secured new long-term corporate sponsorship advertising positions

Pictured below is the IMEG Business Center super graphic installation on Concourse B.

Learn more about additional high-profile sponsorship opportunities . . .

Upgraded Business Center amenities and implemented paid membership program

Get IMEG Business Center membership details here...

Implemented secure online credit card payment portals for all stakeholders doing business with the airport 

Formalized new comprehensive ground transportation permitting fees and requirements including Uber and Lyft

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Leveraged enhanced ground handling staffing to improve passenger experience and service levels 

Implemented new Ground Transportation and Local Visitor's Information touch screen kiosk and promotion 


On Roadmap for Upgrading by End of 2020

Leveraged $9MM public-private-partnership to reduce environmental footprint with solar energy infrastructure for newly planned covered parking. Estimated completion March 2020

Read more about the largest project of its kind in Illinois . . .

Increase Cargo Service customers and associated revenues with new business development and marketing 

Source reliable vendor for new curbside valet and coat check service 

Modernize all terminal rest-room fixtures and interiors

New Flight Information Displays, way finding signage, and zoned terminal public address (PA) system 

New north facing terminal facade and custom flooring treatment for brick flooring in terminal 

Implement and secure sponsors for children's soft-play areas and lactation stations in terminal and on concourse

Benefits and pricing for this exclusive sponsorship . . .