Airport Authority Board - Panama City / Bay County
4th Tuesday of each month
The Panama City-Bay County Airport and Industrial District
(Airport District) is an authority created and established as a
political subdivision by Special Act of the Florida Legislature in 1945.
Airport District was created for the purpose of acquiring,
constructing, improving, financing, operating and maintaining airport
projects and any other development of land owned or leased by the district and necessary to the economic welfare of the inhabitants of the
district and which will promote the economic, commercial and industrial
development of the district.
District consists of 7 persons, 6 of whom are citizens and
residents of Bay County, and 1 of whom is a citizen and resident of
Walton County. Of the board, 2 members of the Airport District are appointed by
the City Commission of Panama City, 2 members are appointed by the Board of Bay County Commissioners, 2 members are appointed by the City
Council of Panama City Beach, and 1 member is appointed by the Board
of County Commissioners of Walton County. The Airport District Board
members serve 4 year terms and are subject to a term limitation of 2 terms. (Chapter 2005-311 Laws of Florida, Acts of 2005, House Bill
939, Section 3.1) The Airport District Board meets the 4th Tuesday
of each month, at 10:00 a.m.