(70 ILCS 5/8.01) (from Ch. 15 1/2, par. 68.8-01)
    Sec. 8.01.
    To locate, establish and maintain a public airport, public airports and public airport facilities within its corporate limits or within or upon any land or body of water adjacent thereto, and to construct, develop, expand, extend and improve any such airport or airport facility.
(Source: P.A. 76-968.)