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Airports in Kanawha, Randolph, Wayne counties sharing $8.9M in federal funds
Reported by: Associated Press
Thursday, October 24, 2013 3:02 AM EDT
Airports in Kanawha, Randolph and Wayne counties are getting a total of $8.9 million in federal funding for improvements.
The bulk of the money, $7.6 million, will go to Yeager Airport in Charleston for runway improvements.
Yeager also is getting $200,000 and Huntington's airport is receiving $250,000 to help implement sustainability plans.
The airport in Elkins is getting just over $1 million to rehabilitate taxiways and taxi lanes.