Nashua Airport: Property Acquisition

Gale provided airport planning, engineering design, bidding, and construction phase services for acquisition, demolition, and restoration of two abutting properties in the Runway Protection Zone.


Nashua Airport Property AcquisitionThe Challenge

  • Existing dwellings are located within the Airport’s Runway Protection Zone (RPZ)
  • Each property has numerous obstructions to the FAR Part 77 imaginary surfaces
  • Both property owners have been long-term airport neighbors



Nashua Airport Property AcquisitionGale’s Services

  • Assist the Airport with property acquisition
  • Assist residents with Relocation Assistance
  • Acquisition included appraisals, review appraisals, negotiations, and closings
  • Assist homeowners with finding new homes and guiding them through the process
  •  Prepare FAA required documentation for acquisitions
  • Prepare environmental site assessment and historical, architectural, and archaeological investigation to obtain demolition permits
  • Remove all obstructions (buildings and trees)
  • Restore properties to safe condition following obstruction removal