DuPage Airport Authority Recipient of the 2012 ACC Excellence in Procurement Award

The Airport Consultants Council (ACC) is pleased to announce that the DuPage Airport Authority of West Chicago, IL is the recipient of ACC’s 2012 Excellence in Procurement Award. Airport Director David Bird accepted the award on behalf of the Authority at a luncheon today during the ACC/AAAE Planning, Design & Construction Symposium in Denver, Colorado. This award, now in its fourth year, recognizes procurement programs and practices that are worthy of serving as a model for other airports and public agencies to follow.


DuPage Airport prepared on Sept. 11 anniversary and every day

As airports around the nation increase security leading up to the 10-year anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks, officials at DuPage Airport will continue to uphold heightened levels of vigilance amid possible safety threats. “We’re on high alert 24 hours a day, seven days a week,” said David Bird, Executive Director of DuPage Airport. “We’re a professionally staffed operation committed to the safety and security of our customers.”