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OC Supervisors Press Pause On Airport Expansion

Newport Beach residents fear a plan to expand operations for private jets at John Wayne Airport would lead to more noise and air pollution.
Newport Beach residents fear a plan to expand operations for private jets at John Wayne Airport would lead to more noise and air pollution.
Jill Replogle

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Orange County's Board of Supervisors was set to vote on a controversial plan to expand operations at John Wayne international airport.

But after hours of heckling from angry residents and dueling arguments, the board put off the vote.