Dedicated to the appreciation, use, and preservation of the William B. Umstead State Park and the Richland Creek natural area
The Umstead Coalition
ISSUES that affect William B. Umstead State Park
Thanks for all who sent their comments to RDU. We expect another workshop and public input opportunity this fall.
Information presented at Public Workshop on September 27: https://www.rdu.com/pe3ea/
What: The Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority is expanding ParkRDU Economy 3 Lot Expansion on National Guard Drive near the interchange of I-40 and Aviation Parkway, south of Terminal 1. The RDU Airport is preparing an Environmental Assessment (EA).
This area is extremely close to William B. Umstead State Park and our proposed forested trail system.
There were no specific plans presented. Here is what The Umstead Coalition submitted in our Public Comments in October:
Graphic showing parking Economy Lot 3 expansion and location: