Rhode Island Airport Corporation http://ripr.org en T.F. Green Airport Starts Upgrades http://ripr.org/post/tf-green-airport-starts-upgrades <p>An ambitious four-year plan to upgrade T.F. Green Airport has finally gotten underway. Monday one of the airport’s two runways was shut down to make way for the removal of a hangar.&nbsp; Next month work begins on a new de-icing fluid treatment plant.</p><p>Peter Frazer, general counsel to the Rhode Island Airport Corporation, said none of this should inconvenience travelers.</p> Tue, 30 Jul 2013 12:49:37 +0000 Flo Jonic 19228 at http://ripr.org T.F. Green Airport Starts Upgrades Friday, February 22, 2013 http://ripr.org/post/friday-february-22-2013 <p>A snow storm is on its way.&nbsp; Yes, again.&nbsp; The ACLU says the state's Attorneys General are falling down on the job of enforcing the Open Meetings Law.&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp; These stories and more on the RIPR Morning News Podcast, along with this week's Political Roundtable with guest Pablo Rodriguez.&nbsp;</p><p>Do you have insight or expertise on this topic? Please email us, we'd like to hear from you.&nbsp; <a href="mailto:news@ripr.org?subject=Comment%20on%20Podcast%2022%20Feb%202013">news@ripr.org</a><br>&nbsp;</p> Fri, 22 Feb 2013 15:00:18 +0000 Lydia Rogers 10785 at http://ripr.org RI Airport Corporation Selects a New Chief http://ripr.org/post/ri-airport-corporation-selects-new-chief <p>A civil engineer and private pilot will be the next president and CEO of the Rhode Island Airport Corporation. Kelly Fredericks is currently overseeing expansion at the airport in Fort Lauderdale, FL.</p><p>Fredericks has held leadership positions at airports in Pittsburgh, Harrisburg and Erie Pennsylvania. &nbsp;&nbsp;He’s currently with a consulting group managing the construction of a new terminal down at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport.</p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 19:56:57 +0000 Catherine Welch 10751 at http://ripr.org RI Airport Corporation Selects a New Chief