Airport to hold forum for construction firms

WICHITA _ The Wichita Airport Authority will co-host a construction forum for firms interested in work at Wichita Mid-Continent Airport and Col. James Jabara Airport in northeast Wichita.

The forum will be held at 5:30 p.m. April 22 at the Hilton Wichita Airport's executive conference center.

The deadline to register is April 19.

A formal presentation about the new terminal at Wichita Mid-Continent Airport and other projects for both airports will begin at 6 p.m.

The Mid-America Minority Business Development Council is co-hosting the event.

The forum is designed to "aggressively target minority firms" for the projects.

Prime contractors, women-owned businesses and minority-owned businesses are encouraged to attend.