Aviation, Traffic and Transportation

The Aviation, Traffic and Transportation Department encompasses the following divisions and areas of service: fleet maintenance, traffic engineering and transportation planning.

Fly Wichita Falls

The Aviation division operates two public airports: Wichita Falls Municipal Airport and Kickapoo Downtown Airport. Wichita Falls Municipal Airport services scheduled and non-scheduled commercial flights and private aircraft. Kickapoo Downtown Airport services local and transit general aviation aircraft. Aviation

Falls Ride Public Transportation

Falls Ride operates a Route Deviation and Demand Responsive system to provide mass transit service for the general public of Wichita Falls. Buses can deviate 1/4 mile to pick-up or drop-off passengers. Service is available Monday through Saturday. Public Transportation

Fleet Maintenance

Fleet Maintenance is open 24 hours a day, six days a week, providing repair and maintenance services for over 720 city vehicles and pieces of equipment. This division is also responsible for the purchase of all City replacement vehicles and small equipment. Fleet Maintenance

Traffic Engineering

Traffic Engineering responsibilities include maintenance and repair of city-controlled outdoor lighting, traffic and warning lights, street signs and downtown and hospital districts parking control duties. Traffic Engineering

Transportation Planning

Transportation Planning or the Wichita Falls Metropolitan Planning Organization (WFMPO), is the regional planning organization responsible for working with local, state and federal governments, the private sector, and citizens to plan coordinated transportation systems designed to move people, goods and services efficiently and safely through the MPO area. WFMPO