WVC 13 - 2 D- 2
§13-2D-2. Legislative finding.
It is hereby determined and declared as a matter of
legislative finding (a) that the development of airports is
essential to the further social and economic growth of this
state; (b) that the present and prospective health, happiness,
safety, right of gainful employment and general welfare of the
citizens of each of the counties of this state will be promoted
by the establishment of airports as herein provided; and (c) that
the means and measures herein authorized for the promotion of
airports are as a matter of public policy, for the public
purposes of the several counties and the state of West Virginia.