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CASCADE -- Could you imagine going to the airline counter in Seattle or Portland and asking for a ticket to Cascade, Idaho?

If Mayor Dick Carter's plan becomes a reality, people will be able to do that and it will not only open up the backcountry to bigger numbers, but the mayor says it will lift up his city and region.

Not everyone is behind this plan though. Some are concerned about the noise, and the cost to the city.

Watch the video above to hear more about the mayor's plan.

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