Airport Commission


Member Phone Email Term Expiration
Greg Sackos 541-523-3414 January 2024
Eric Owen 541-519-7897 January 2024
Mark Berthelsen 541-523-3435 January 2024
Charles Tracy 541-519-1530 January 2023
Tom Van Diepen 541-523-9763 January 2023
Dan Patton 541-519-3291 January 2023
Shane Alderson 541-523-6541 Council
Michelle Owen 541-524-2031 Staff

Public Notice 6/26/2020

Baker City Municipal Airport hereby announces its proposed Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) participation goal of 8.2% for FAA-funded contracts/agreements. The proposed goal pertains to federal fiscal years 2021 through 2023 (10/1/2020 - 9/30/2023). A teleconference was held on Wednesday, June 24, 2020 at 11 AM PST for the purpose of consulting with stakeholders to obtain information relevant to the goal-setting process.

Comments on the DBE goal will be accepted for 30 days from the date of this publication and can be sent to the following:

Michelle Owen
P.O. Box 650
Baker City, OR 97814


Federal Aviation Administration
Office of Civil Rights

Sonia Cruz



Baker City DBE Goal Methodology FY 21-23 Draft
Agendas & Minutes
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The Airport Commission was created to advise the City Manager regarding the management, care, and control of the Municipal Airport (Heilner Field). Here are some of the Commission main duties:
  • To recommend rules and regulations, not inconsistent with the laws of the State of Oregon and the United States of America
  • To suggest rules and regulations of the Federal Aeronautics authority
  • To propose needed beautifications and development of the Municipal Airport
  • To make recommendations concerning expenditures for the benefit of the Airport from such funds as to be appropriated by the City Council
  • To assist the City Manager in making an appearance before the Budget Board
The Commission consists of 7 members, 4-year term.

Additional Contact Information

If you have anything to address to this Committee, feel free to contact any member listed above, the Public Works Director, Michelle Owen, 541-524-2031, or the City Manager, Jonathan Cannon, 541-524-2040.