TOO MANY, TOO LOUD, TOO OFTEN
IF THIS IS HOW YOU FEEL YOU'VE COME TO THE RIGHT PLACE
The FAA eliminated dispersed flight patterns from our airports and replaced them with intolerably loud, low, and concentrated flight paths over just a few neighborhoods with its new NextGen program. Save Our Skies East Bay is made up of your neighbors who are suffering from the onslaught of airplane noise, just like you are. We are working with other East Bay noise advocacy groups, cities, elected representatives, airports, and the FAA to find workable noise solutions to restore equitable jet noise impacts.
ACTION IS NEEDED NOW TO MITIGATE NEXTGEN AIRPLANE NOISE
Congresswoman Barbara LeeA big thanks to Congresswoman Barbara Lee for her continuing support of the East Bay proposals and for urging the FAA to mitigate the noise! (click here for her letter)
NextGen News ArticleDestructive impact of NextGen on communities in the news again. Read the CNBC article on our Facebook page.
It's Off The Ground!
The Oakland Airport’s Noise Management Forum sent NextGen noise mitigation proposals to the FAA in late March 2017. SOSEB worked alongside Noise Forum members, other advocacy groups and aviation consultants to develop mitigation solutions that received unanimous support from cities and elected representatives. We are currently waiting for the FAA’s response.