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The ONCC 2014 Annual Report, released during the agency's March 13 annual meeting, includes a two-page map of 41 current and future O'Hare noise monitor locations. Other report highlights include environmental impact issues at the airport, quieter aircraft fleets, noise complaints and sound insulation projects. read more

Arlene A. Juracek and Arlene J. MulderMount Prospect Mayor Arlene A. Juracek, unanimously elected ONCC chairman at the agency's annual meeting March 13, pledged to remain unbaised when considering options for aircraft noise mitigation. Juracek follows former Arlington Heights Mayor Arlene J. Mulder who served as chairman for 18 years. Niles Village Attorney Joseph Annunzio was elected vice chairman and former Norridge Clerk Judith Dunne Barnardi continues as treasurer. read more

The Chicago Department of Aviation presented an update of the O'Hare Northeast Cargo Development project at the March ONCC annual meeting. read more

The ad hoc nominating committee of the O'Hare Noise Compatibility Commission (ONCC) has slated Mount Prospect Mayor Arlene A. Juracek to serve as chairman of the ONCC. read more

ONCC’s first and only chairman, Arlene J. Mulder told members attending the January 9 general meeting she would not accept another term as their leader. read more

In a letter to ONCC, the FAA detailed why a January 2015 completion date of an O’Hare re-evaluation of interim conditions was not feasible. The agency also denied the commission’s request for a supplemental Environmental Impact Statement. read more

United Airlines told ONCC they are committed to $2.8 to $3 billion in fleet upgrades each year through 2017 stating new aircraft will have the greatest benefit to noise mitigation. read more