07.07.16

Gardner Announces Grants for Several Colorado Airports

Washington, DC – Senator Cory Gardner (R-CO) announced today several Colorado airports are receiving United States Department of Transportation (DOT) grants. Colorado Springs Airport will receive $6,738,000 for taxiway rehabilitation and taxiway lighting; Centennial Airport will receive $6,959,595 for runway rehabilitation; and Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport will receive $6,290,000 for runway rehabilitation and taxiway lighting. 

 

“I’m pleased three separate Colorado airports are receiving several million dollars each from the U.S. Department of Transportation to update their facilities,” said Gardner. “Our airports serve several Colorado communities and businesses that will all benefit from these funds. I’ll continue to advocate for Colorado communities at the federal level to ensure our state receives the necessary resources to best serve Coloradans.”

 

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Cory Gardner is a member of the U.S. Senate serving Colorado. He sits on the Energy & Natural Resources Committee, the Foreign Relations Committee, the Commerce, Science, & Transportation Committee, and the Small Business & Entrepreneurship Committee, and is the Chairman of the Subcommittee on East Asia, the Pacific, and International Cybersecurity Policy.

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