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By Lou Marzeles

Aviator wins airport rights


Lou Marzeles

AIRING OUT THE ISSUES: Doug Herlihy refers to his notes Monday night at the Board of Adjustment meeting.

A meeting of the Klickitat County Board of Adjustment Monday night resulted in the granting of amendments in the Conditional Use Permit (CUP) for private airport operator Doug Herlihy. The meeting overflowed with attendees, the vast majority there to support Herlihy.

Herlihy, who owns Aerostone Airport, a private air strip that is on aviation navigation maps, was responding to a secret complaint against him claiming his plane was abusively noisy; that he routinely did invasive dives over the properties of others; that he was in violation of FAA regulations by flying too close to the ground; and that he violated county regulations by housing helicopters in his hangars.

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