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12/16/03

Airport Name Change Up To Lubbock Citizens

Your voice could decide if Lubbock International Airport will change its name to honor a former Texas governor and Lubbock resident. The proposed name is Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport.

Tuesday, the airport board voted to recommend holding a public hearing on the proposed name. Not everyone is in favor of the change though. One concern is the high cost of changing the name.

The city council will consider the hearing request and set a date if approved.

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