Liberal, KS

Now: 33 °F

Currently: Fair / Windy

Hi: 33 °F | Lo: 30 °F

Friday

Hi: 46 °F 

Lo: 21 °F

Saturday

Hi: 53 °F 

Lo: 21 °F

Sunday

Hi: 58 °F 

Lo: 29 °F

Monday

Hi: 58 °F 

Lo: 25 °F

Tuesday

Hi: 57 °F 

Lo: 29 °F

KS 1st District Airports Receive DOT Funding

Joe Denoyer - June 13, 2018 4:15 am

WASHINGTON, D.C.- Congressman Marshall welcomed the announcement by the Department of Transportation (DOT) that $7.4 million  worth of grants will be awarded to Kansas First District Airports.

DOT Secretary Elaine Chao announced the distribution of $677 million in airport infrastructure grants on Friday. Rep Marshall’s district received grants for 16 airports, with Salina Regional Airport receiving the largest single grant for a replacement aircraft rescue and firefighting vehicle to assist in meeting safety requirements. This is the DOT’s first allotment of the total $3.18 billion in Airport Improvement Program (AIP) funding for airports across the United States

 Airports that received funding:

Beloit- $150,000

Concordia- $247,447

Salina- $886,500

Syracuse- $301,000

Ulysses- $486,000

Smith Center- $423,000

Liberal (2 airport projects )- $1,558,222

Phillipsburg- $463,973

Leoti- $600,000

Manhattan- $450,000

Herington- $219,141

Hill City- $559,346

Russell- $405,000

Colby- $243,757

Emporia- $360,000

 

Latest Stories

Scam Alert From Southern Pioneer Electric

Southern Pioneer has received reports that consumers throughout their service area are receiving fraudulent calls claiming...

High Wind Warning for Southwest Kansas

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Dodge City KS 114 PM CST Wed Dec 12...

2019 Men and Women of Distinction Calendar Revealed

The Liberal Chamber of Commerce unveiled its annual Men and Women of Distinction Calendar Tuesday  evening...