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WSDOT Aviation Grant Recipients 2018

Previous Grant Awards

Airport Aid Grant Awards (2017-2019 Biennium)

2018 - WSDOT awards $1.2 million in state funds to 20 airports during second round of 2017-2019 grants

Funding Breakdown
Federal $     42,962,586.50
State $       1,248,961.94
Local $       3,579,261.35
Total $47,790,809.79

Over eighty-eight percent ($42.3 million) of the $47.7 million in federal, state and local aid investment dollars is slated for projects that preserve and improve critical airport pavement. Five safety projects account for over eight percent ($4.0 million) of the combined grant dollars, while five planning projects account for the remaining three percent ($1.4 million).

Projects awarded
14 pavement $ 1,096,076.30 
5 safety $       82,713.18
5 planning $       70,172.46

 

Exact grant amounts are subject to change according to final project bid totals and construction quantities.

Thirty-four airports applied for nearly $3.7 million in grants for this round. WSDOT's grant program is funded through an 11-cent-per gallon fee on aviation fuel, along with aircraft registration fees, and aircraft excise tax.

WSDOT anticipates soliciting applications for the first round of 2019-2021 biennium grants in March and April 2019. Award notifications for that round of grants is targeted for the week of July 8, 2019.

 

2018 Airport Grants by City
Airport Sponsor Associated
City/
County
Served
Project Description State $ Federal $
1 Arlington Municipal City of Arlington
Arlington / Snohomish 2018 Seal Coat Project 24,278.11 449,690.59
2 Auburn Municipal City of Auburn
Auburn / King Runway 16/34 Extension (Design) 15,181.65 300,000.00
3 Bremerton National 
Port of Bremerton  
Bremerton / Kitsap
Airfield Lighting (Design) 9,937.04 
178,866.77 
4 Columbia Gorge Regional / The Dalles Municipal City of The Dalles & Klickitat County
Dallesport / Klickitat North Apron Rehabilitation (Design) 12,041.75 216,751.50
Deer Park Municipal 


City of Deer Park 
Deer Park / Spokane
 
Taxilane and Apron Construction
83,524.46 
1,506,140.29 

Grand Coulee Dam 
Port of Grant County District No. 7 
Electric City / Grant 
Airport Master Plan Update 9,412.50 
169,425.00 
Bowers Field
Kittitas County Public Works Ellensburg / Kittitas
 
Environmental Assessment and Runway Break - Pavement Removal  

25,136.00 
452,448.00 
Snohomish County (Paine Field) 
Snohomish County 

Everett / Snohomish
Runway 16R/34L Fog Seal 

39,023.06 
359,995.00 

Friday Harbor 
Port of Friday Harbor 
Friday Harbor / San Juan 
Airport Master Plan Update

11,750.00 
211,500.00 
10 Bowerman Field 
Port of Grays Harbor 
Hoquiam / Grays Harbor 
Drainage Improvements (Phase 4 - Construction) 

50,000.00 
3,080,010.13 


11 Lind Municipal Town of Lind Lind / Adams Runway, Taxiway, and Apron Rehabilitation 9,164.60 130,532.11
12 Ocean Shores Municipal City of Ocean Shores Ocean Shores / Grays Harbor
Obstruction Removal Survey and Environmental Assessment
14,244.14 256,394.54
13 Odessa Municipal 
Town of Odessa 
Odessa / Lincoln
Runway 2/20 Rehabilitation (Phase 2 – Construction)

38,807.68 
698,538.20 
14 Okanogan Legion 
City of Okanogan 
Okanogan / Okanogan
Runway Rehabilitation (Phase 2 – Construction)
309,165.00 
15 Pullman-Moscow Regional 
City of Pullman
Pullman / Whitman
Runway Realignment Program 

250,000.00
25,705,664.32 
16 Sanderson Field 
Port of Shelton 
Shelton / Mason
Airport Improvements Environmental Assessment and Preliminary Design
 
15,784.68 
284,124.14


17  Twisp Municipal 
Town of Twisp 
Twisp / Okanogan
South Taxiway Realignment and Reconstruction (Bidding Services) 

3,733.50 

18  Walla Walla Regional 
Port of Walla Walla 
Walla Walla / Walla Walla 
Taxiway A and Connectors Reconstruction (Phases 3 and 4) 

100,000.00
5,887,602.00
19  Methow Valley State 
WSDOT Aviation 
Winthrop / Okanogan
West General Aviation Apron Expansion 

127,777.77 
1,150,000.00 
20  Yakima Air Terminal (McAllister Field) 
City of Yakima
Yakima / Yakima
West General Aviation Apron Rehabilitation and Airport Layout Plan Update 

100,000.00 
1,924,903.91 




Total Grant Funding 1,248,961.94
42,962,586.50 


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