We’re not your “Dirtpatch!”

#AlpineDirtPatch, #ViejasValley, #Willows, #AlpineWaterTower, #PracticeArea

If the constant noise of planes practicing over your neighborhood impacts you, share your story with a pilot.

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What about our schools in Alpine?

I saw posts from Helpp over Alpine all over facebook lately and decided to check out their website. I am here posting to the blog because they

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I used to enjoy an occasional airplane

People, I used to enjoy the occasional airplane flying over my house. It was kind of fun to watch. But, I never invited them to be a constant guest,

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Congressman Issa, Please Help Alpine

Dear Congressman Issa, Over the past few years, the number of small planes practicing training maneuvers directly over the tranquil community of Alpine has increased exponentially. As

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Lawnmowers in the sky!

First let me apologize for making obscene gestures towards you as you fly over my house! It’s just really frustrating having you so low that I can’t

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Dear Pilots, There seems to be an increase that I have never seen before in our community. We have lived here for 47 years. Sometimes it seems

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So glad For Help!

The constant noise of the planes cutting and restarting has being a nuisance for years! So glad that someone is working for a solution, how about flying

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No peace, no tranquility

Can they not continue East to less populated areas? The sound is so continuous and annoying, yet I believe they are unaware. It definitely gets on my

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Louder than a Generator

To Whom it may concern, So what is loud? And just how loud is it when the planes fly over our houses in Alpine? In my world