By KAREN HOPPER USHER
Capital News Service
LANSING — Runners, lace up. In October, you’ll get the chance to race on an actual airport runway, and maybe duck under a 747.
Talk about creative land use. The Gerald R. Ford International Airport recently announced plans for a 5K race on Saturday, Oct. 7.
“It’s a bucket list-type thing,” said Tara Hernandez, the director of marketing and communications at the airport.
Post-9/11, people probably didn’t think they’d have opportunities to do stuff like that, she said. Continue reading