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Sale of Woodstock Airport and Surrounding Property

The rumors have been flying on the sale of Woodstock Airport to the Mosquito Control District (LCMCD) This is what is actually happening. The LCMCD is purchasing Woodstock Field and surrounding property from us and will be using it to fly the SAME HELICOPTERS out of it that they currently fly out of the property in the industrial pack on Pine Island. The difference is that they will no longer have to fly the helicopters from Buckingham which is a HUGE saving in our tax dollars. 90% of the spraying they do is within 10 miles of the Woodstock Airport.

THERE IS NO COMMERCIAL AIRPORT GOING TO HAPPEN. They cannot do that due to the LDC (Land Development Code). To do that would require changing the Land Development Code (which is practically impossible). There will be a Public Hearing on Pine Island coming up soon where the LCMCD will be able to answer any and all questions you may have. This is required as they have to get a permit change from the current wording of the airport permit which restricts airfield specifically to my company and guests.

ONLY LCMCD HELICOPTERS will be operating out of the field. LCMCD will continue to operate the same way we operate our airplanes. Take off to the East and land from the East. In the 21 years we have operated our planes we have flown in from the West (over Woodstock Road) 4 times in cases of unusually strong winds. Helicopters do not have that issue and they don’t spray in strong winds. The noise level will actually go down as they will be operating completely from the East end of the field whereas our airplanes have to start its take off run from the West end of the field.

There will NOT, I REPEAT NOT, be an “air bus”, no EMS base, no flying or parachuting school, no airline service, no FBI flights, no DEA flights, no space shuttle launches, no alien landings, and the airfield will not be open to non-LCMCD traffic – which means no tourists!. Just the same air traffic over the island as there is now. The big spray planes from the LCMCD do not fit into Woodstock Field as it is a grass runway and way too short with no way to lengthen it.

Commercial planes do not land on REALLY short grass strips. The biggest plane ever to fly out of Woodstock Field was my 6 passenger Pacific Tradewind which I sold because the strip is too short to take off loaded with more than the pilot.

In fact, traffic on Woodstock Road will go down when we sell the airport as the palm nursery, and fish farm, we run will shut down, and my 4 children and friends will no longer generate traffic, noise and loud music. We will be moving from our house at the East end of the Airport to live in a house on the North West end of the airport (without the kids, yeah!). We will continue to live next to Woodstock Field and would not be doing this if we were concerned about noise, property values or our peace and quiet. We are Pine Island Residents too. I don’t expect to even hear the helicopters take off from my house.

The biggest change will be – less mosquitos! Watch out for rumors started by the “Save The Mosquitos Team”.

If you have a questions you can email us at: frank@covesys.com, OR contact the Mosquito Control District – Carmen McKinney at (239) 694-2174 (email: McKinney@lcmcd.org)

Best Regards
Frank & Ila Valcarcel
Owners, Woodstock Field

Pine Island Events

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Items of Note

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    discovered over 40 years ago

Relevant Quotes

In 10,000 years no one ever sacrificed their arms, their legs, their family or their life for "progress."

Speaking of Iran's crude nuclear bomb technology and inaccurate delivery systems, "If I were the (west bank) Palestinians, I'd be a little nervous." --John Wohlstetter, a senior fellow at the Discovery Institute
"Goodbye, my beloved friend. A great voice falls silent. A great heart stops. " --Salman Rushdie (On the death of Christopher Hitchens, Dec.,16, 2011)

"The democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not."...."To compel a man to furnish funds for the propagation of ideas he disbelieves and abhors is sinful and tyrannical."-- Thomas Jefferson

"If Congress can employ money indefinitely to the general welfare… The powers of Congress would subvert the very foundation, the very nature of the limited government established by the people of America."--Alexander Hamilton:

“You can always count on Americans to do the right thing - after they've tried everything else." --Winston Churchill