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Gary Carlos Young

City of College Park, GA
Director of Airport Affairs

Gary Young serves as Director of Airport Affairs and Economic Development Project Manager for the City of College Park, Georgia. Mr. Young is the liaison between the City of College Park and the City of Atlanta’s Department of Aviation (DOA). The DOA manages Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL).

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport’s (ATL) domestic terminal, concourse T, concourse A and the southern half of concourse B, are in College Park’s city limits. ATL’s western departure and arrival paths pass over College Park.

Mr. Young works to ensure progress on multi-jurisdictional legal agreements, MOUs and IGAs. He monitors changes in aviation technology and FAA policy, which may impact College Park, especially those changes that have environmental implications and may result in increased noise. Mr. Young serves on the Transportation Research Board’s Intergovernmental Relations in Aviation (AV010) Committee.