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Airport Land Use Commission of Fresno County

The ALUC is in existence to protect the public health, safety and welfare by ensuring that orderly development, and prevention of excessive noise and safety hazards around public use airports is followed in accordance to state and local laws. More information on the State Aeronautics Act.


The California Airport Land use Handbook 


ALUCs establish the policies on land uses around the airport, ensuring they are compatible with airport operations. This is done on an advisory basis. ALUCs also evaluate the compatibility of proposed local agency land use policy actions with the relevant provisions within the associated Airport Land Use Compatibility Plan (CLUP). They review individual development projects to ensure they are within the noise and safety standards, in accordance with state laws and the CLUP, within the review area of influence of the airport the project is located in.


Upcoming ALUC meetings

All items to be placed on the agenda must be submitted to staff two weeks prior to each meeting. A project review form must accompany each submittal.  

Fresno County ALUC Project Review Form 


Upcoming meeting dates:

June 5, 2017

August 7, 2017

October 2, 2017

December 4, 2017


Commissioners: All positions will be filled by Thursday, January 26, 2017 when final appointments are made.

Chairman- Ron Duarte Commissioner

Vice Chair- 


Name Designated Position Appointed by
Rey Remy Commissioner (City Rep - Chair) City Selection Committee

 Proxy (ALUC City Rep Chair)
Rolando Castro Commissioner (City Rep) City Selection Committee

Proxy (City Rep)
Daniel Yrigollen Commissioner (Aviation Expert - Vice Chair) Selection Committee of Airport Managers
Mark Davis Proxy (Aviation Expert - Vice Chair)
Woody Gregory Commissioner (Public-At-Large) Fresno County Airport Land Use Commission
Bill Darnell Proxy (Public-at-Large)
Ron Duarte Commissioner (Aviation Expert) Selection Committee of Airport Managers
Dan Card Proxy (Aviation Expert)
Sal Quintero Commissioner (County Rep) Fresno County Board of Supervisors
Steve Rapada Proxy (County Rep)
Nathan Magsig Commissioner (County Rep) Fresno County Board of Supervisors
Dwight Kroll Proxy (County Rep)


ALUC Staff: 

Brenda Veenendaal
Senior Regional Planner
559.233.4148 Ext. 219
Fresno Council of Governments
2035 Tulare Street, Suite 201
Fresno CA 93721


Current Airport Land Use Studies

Airport Influence Areas, and noise and safety maps can be viewed in these links:

Chandler AIA Map

Coalinga Airport Land Use Plan 

Fresno-Chandler Executive Airport Land Use Plan

Fresno Yosemite International Airport ALUC Airport Land Use CompatibilityPlan 

FYI ALUCP Review Area Exhibits

FYI ALUCP FAR Part 77 Imaginary Surfaces

Harris Ranch Land Use Plan

Naval Air Station Lemoore Joint Land Use Study - (external link)

Reedley Airport Land Use Plan

Selma-Reedley-Firebaugh-Mendota Airports Land Use Plans

Sierra Sky Park Land Use Plan -- 1995 ALUC Update

Sierra Sky Park Land Use Plan  --1998 City of Fresno Update


Other Useful Websites:


Glossary of Airport Acronyms

SkyVector Aeronautical Charts

FlightAware - Flight Tracker


If you have any questions or suggestions for this section please send an E-Mail to


Fresno COG

(559) 233-4148

Fax: (559) 233-9645


Office Hours:

Monday - Thursday 7:30 a.m - 5:30 p.m

Closed for lunch from 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.



7:30 a.m -4:30 p.m.

Closed for lunch from 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

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