May 21, 2010
Hawker Beechcraft is selling recreational property used by its employees for years. In a letter to employees, company officials announced they are selling two-thirds of the property commonly known as Beech Lake. Beech Lake is north of the plant on Webb Road.
The areas included in the sale are the picnic/shelter area, the gun club and the radio controlled airfield. HBC employees will be able to use the picnic area and airfield until June 24th, and the gun club through September.
The 4th of July fireworks will be held as planned.
HBC will keep a section of land on the south side of the property. The buyer of the property has not been revealed.