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Airport Zoning Commission


The Kentucky Airport Zoning Commission provides protection of the public investment in Kentucky airports and its facilities, the interest of the public in developing a sound air transportation system within the Commonwealth.

 Applicable Airport Zoning Laws

Kentucky law requires that all structures built on or near an airport, as defined by KRS 183.861, must be approved / permitted by the KAZC. (This includes but is not limited to buildings, antenna towers, water towers, electrical power lines (above ground), runway and taxiway extensions, apron expansion, parking lots and construction cranes.

Penalties: KRS 183.990 Any structure that is constructed or operating within the jurisdictional limits of the KAZC must be approved / permitted.

Temporary Structure Permits are issued by the Administrator for a maximum duration of 4 months. This includes but is not limited to construction cranes and similar construction equipment. 602 KAR 50:090. Permit application procedures.


IMPORTANT: Any construction or alteration to a structure requires that two forms (TC 55-2 FAA Form 7460-1) be submitted 90 days prior to the date the proposed construction or alteration is to begin. 602 KAR 50:090, Permit Application Procedures.
NOTE: A permit from the KAZC does not relieve the permit applicant or representative of compliance relating to any, law, ordinance, or regulation of any Federal, State, or local government body. Please check with the Department of Housing, Building and Construction for additional applicable permits
Filing and Submitting Instructions
Application for Permit to Construct or Alter a Structure: KYTC eForm or Form TC 55-2

Click here to give notice of proposed construction or alteration of a structure to the FAA:


Randall S. Royer

Kentucky Airport Zoning Administrator
200 Mero Street
Frankfort, KY 40622
Phone: (859) 782-4043
Hours: 8:00am-4:30pm EST, M-F
February 2020 Agenda.pdfFebruary 2020 Agenda

Airport Zoning Commission Meetings

All Meeting are located at the KY Transportation Office Building, 200 Mero ST, Frankfort, KY 40622

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4/9/2020 9:30 AM4/9/2020 1:00 PM
6/11/2020 9:30 AM6/11/2020 1:00 PM
Application Deadline: May 11, 2020
8/13/2020 9:30 AM8/13/2020 1:00 PM
Application Deadline: July 13, 2020
10/8/2020 9:30 AM10/8/2020 1:00 PM
Application Deadline: September 8, 2020
12/10/2020 9:30 AM12/10/2020 1:00 PM
Application Deadline: November 9, 2020

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