The city of liberty, with a grant boost from the Texas Department of Transportation or TxDot , is working to install was is known as an AWOS system at the Liberty Municipal Airport. This is important because AWOS, meaning automated weather observation system allows for air ambulances to know what the weather conditions are here. Here’s Liberty assistant city manager Chris Jarman.
In early march of this year, Liberty City Manager Tom Warner, announced the addition of automated weather system and its importance to the city of Liberty airport but also to many others. Mr. Warner said the city of Liberty is already approved for the AWOS grant to fund the project. Again, the City of Liberty continues to work on this new Automated Weather Operation System at the Liberty Municipal Airport. Once installed the AWOS will benefit not only the entire City of Liberty but other cities here in south Liberty County with more accurate weather information.