b'21D Lake Elmo AirportLocated between Saint Paul to the west andThe Lake Elmo Airport Joint Airport Zoning the St. Croix River to the east, Lake ElmoBoard (JAZB) also continued its work in 2020 Airport (21D) is convenient for both businessafter a short hiatus due to the pandemic. and leisure travelers and is one of the mostA JAZB is tasked with developing a zoning active general aviation airports in the state.ordinance for land uses around an airport A fixed-base operator provides fueling, flightthat achieve a balance between providing a training and aircraft maintenance services. reasonable level of safety while allowing for In 2020, preparation for the construction ofcompatible community development. a new Runway 14-32 began. This includedLake Elmo Airports JAZB is comprised of relocating an adjacent roadway30th Streetrepresentatives from Baytown Township, Oak Northjust south of the airport, to keep it outPark Heights, Lake Elmo, and West Lakeland of the new runway protection zone. EarthworkTownship. In September, the group approved grading for the runway and its associateda draft zoning ordinance for submission to the taxiways, erosion control measures, a utilityMinnesota Department of Transportationrelocation, and landscaping also took placefor its review. in 2020 in preparation for the runways final completion date expected in 2022.Lake Elmo Airport in 2020 Takeoffs and landings . 29,799 Rank of operations among relievers 6 Number of based aircraft 187 Rank of based aircraft among relievers. 3 Number of runways 2 Runway dimensions 2,850 x 752,479 x 752728'