Chapter 12.08


12.08.010    Purpose.

12.08.015    Fuel flowage fee.

12.08.020    Administration.

12.08.030    Violation – Penalty.

*    Editor’s note: The Palmer Municipal Airport Regulations are set forth in Appendix A of this code.

12.08.010 Purpose.

The purpose of this chapter is to provide for the establishment of rules, regulations and general lease provisions for the Palmer Municipal Airport and, to that end, to protect city property therein and to control and regulate the use thereof, maintaining order within the limits of the municipal airport. (Ord. 195 § 1, 1976)

12.08.015 Fuel flowage fee.

A. Any person, firm or corporation who delivers aviation fuel including Jet A, Jet B, or 100 low lead fuel and others (hereafter referred to as fuel) to any person, firm or corporation at the Warren “Bud” Woods Palmer Municipal airport for use in an aircraft for flight, shall pay a fuel flowage fee of five cents ($0.05) for each gallon of fuel.

B. Any person, firm, or corporation who transports fuel to another location for sale outside city limits for resale may be entitled to a rebate within 45 days of the city of Palmer fuel flowage fee.

1. A rebate request must be accompanied by proof of purchase of a fuel flowage fee at the Warren “Bud” Woods Palmer Municipal Airport; and

2. Proof of resale outside Palmer city limits.

C. The funds derived from fuel flowage fees shall be utilized solely for the maintenance, operation and improvements of the Warren “Bud” Woods Palmer Municipal airport. (Ord. 16-008 § 3, 2016)

12.08.020 Administration.

All leases and concessions shall be in writing and shall be authorized by the city council. Each lease shall be subject to the general rules and regulations of the airport, except as the same may be excluded specifically by the particular lease. The city manager is empowered to adopt rules and regulations for the proper conduct and administration of the municipal airport and may perform or cause to be performed such other acts with reference to the management of said airport as are lawful and as may be expedient to promote the usefulness, convenience and public welfare. No improvements shall be constructed or building permits issued except with the approval of the city manager. All rules and regulations shall be in writing and shall be submitted to the council for their approval at least 10 days prior to the effective date. (Ord. 195 § 2, 1976)

12.08.030 Violation – Penalty.

Any peace officer or city policeman or any city employee may enforce the provisions of this chapter and any violation of any rule and regulation adopted under this chapter. Violations of this chapter shall be punished by a fine of not more than $300.00. (Ord. 195 § 3, 1976)