Citizen Interest Applications accepted through May 31st, 2022

The City is seeking applicants residing outside of city limits to fill one (1) open position on the Rapid City Regional Airport Board of Directors. Applicants should reside outside of Rapid City’s platting jurisdiction, but within Pennington, Custer, Lawrence, or Meade Counties.


Interested citizens are encouraged to apply by submitting a Citizen Interest Application online. Application deadline is May 31st, 2022 at 5:00 p.m.  


The Airport Board is a semi-autonomous board, which operates the Airport on Behalf of the City of Rapid City. They are responsible for the general oversight of the Airport. They have the ability to sign contracts on behalf of the City and authorize expenditure of funds needed to operate the Airport. Meetings are held on the second Tuesday of each month at 9 AM MT.


Members of the board are appointed for a term of five (5) years. The City would like to encourage those with five or more years’ experience in any of the following professions to apply: aviation, law, banking, finance, investments, tourism, industry, commerce, engineering, accounting, planning, labor or regulation.


Appointments are recommended by the Mayor and confirmed by the Rapid City Council. Please contact the Mayor’s Office at 394-4110 with questions.

It is the mission of the Rapid City Regional Airport Board to provide safe, efficient, environmentally sensitive, and economically self-sustaining air transportation facilities responsive to the community needs.