Noise Pollution Organizations - California
No More Noise
, legal issues relevant to Californians
LAX Noise Management
Peninsula Aircraft Noise/Safety Information Commitee
El Toro Airport
has lots of good information and a
great LA Times article
about using the web to fight airport growth worldwide.
Noise Pollution Clearinghouse
has an extensive section on airport-related noise and you can also
their news summaries and their library. They also provide a list of
newspaper clippings from all over the country
Bay Area Web Sites
Save Our Skies Santa Cruz
Resources and information on the runway expansion
San Lorenzo Citizens Fighting Airport Noise
Related Organizations - North America
Council on Airport Affairs
Alliance of Residents Concerning O'Hare
The US-Citizens Aviation Watch
is a national association of groups addressing aviation issues.
Right to Quiet Society
also has a list of "Allies & Adversaries" as well as a very good basic Noise FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions).
Federal Interagency Committee on Aircraft Noise
no longer seems to cover noise.
Players in the SFO Airport Expansion Project
Save the Bay
Bay Conservation and Development Commission
. The BCDC is part of the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) and has veto power over bay filling.
The Metropolitan Transportation Commission
The MTC regulates transportation needs of the nine-county San Francisco Bay region. The MTC plays an important role in regional transportation planning.
San Francisco Bay
Sierra Club Chapters.
CAAP - Citizens Against Airport Pollution
, a group trying to control noise (and other forms) of pollution generated by the San Jose Airport. CAAP also has an excellent list of
other groups addressing noise problems