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Airport Aid Grant Awards (2019-2021 Biennium)

2019 - WSDOT awards $1.4 million in state funds to 21 airports during the first round of 2019-2021 grants

Funding Breakdown
Federal $ 46,560,649.33
State $ 1,439,539.17
Local $ 5,043,089.31
Total$53,043,277.82

Over eighty-eight percent ($46.7 million) of the $53 million in federal, state and local aid investment dollars is slated for projects that preserve and improve critical airport pavement. Two safety projects account for over eight percent ($4.6 million) of the combined grant dollars, while four planning projects account for the remaining three percent ($1.7 million).

Projects awarded
15 pavement$ 1,202,807.77
2 safety$ 160,408.32
4 planning$ 76,323.08


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

Thirty-six airports applied for over $5 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 second round of 2019-2021 biennium grants in February and March 2020. Award notifications for that round of grants is targeted for the week of May 11, 2020.

 



2019 Airport Grants by City
Airport Sponsor Associated
City/
County
Served
Project Description State $ Federal $
1Anacortes Port of Anacortes 
Anacortes / Skagit 2019 Seal Coat Project18,187.72
327,378.93
2Arlington Municipal    City of ArlingtonArlington / SnohomishRunway 11/29 Rehabilitation67,572.00-
3Bremerton National
Port of Bremerton
Bremerton / Kitsap
Airfield Lighting Project - Construction120,408.32
2,167,349.80 

4Chehalis-CentraliaCity of ChehalisChehalis / LewisTaxiway Realignment139,184.00
2,523,310.00
5Davenport Municipal      City of Davenport   Davenport / LincolnRunway 5/23 Shift & Reconstruction - Final Design
12,638.91
227,500.35
Deer Park Municipal / Loomis FieldCity of Deer Park
Deer Park / Spokane
Runway 16/34, Main Ramp, & Fueling/Deicing Areas Pavement Maintenance16,215.37

352,780.04

7Grand Coulee Dam
Grant County Port District No. 7 Electric City / Grant
Master Plan / Airport Layout Plan Update - Phase 26,041.25 

108,742.50 
Bowerman Field
Port of Grays Harbor Hoquiam / Grays Harbor
Drainage Improvements - Construction  
40,000.00
 
1,991,361.45
Southwest Washington Regional
City of Kelso
Kelso / CowlitzRunway 12/30 Maintenance Slurry Seal & Crack Repair/Seal 32,834.58 

675,726.00 


10 Omak Municipial     
City of Omak    Omak / OkanoganTaxiways & Apron Areas Pavement Maintenance - Design Phase3,824.50 

68,841.00
11 Jefferson County InternationalPort of Port TownsendPort Townsend / JeffersonCenter Taxiway Connector Relocation & Reconstruction8,000.00
 144,000.00


12Pullman-Moscow Regional
City of Pullman
Pullman / Whitman
2019 Runway Realignment Program150,000.00 
30,836,892.00
13QuillayuteCity of ForksQuillayute / Clallam 
Runway 4/22 Rehabilitation & Repair25,000.00 630,000.00
14 Sanderson Field
Port of Shelton
Shelton / Mason
Runway Pavement Maintenance and Electrical Improvements150,000.00 
3,532,500.00
15 Tacoma NarrowsPierce CountyGig Harbor / Pierce 
Environmental Assessment 22,881.00
539,199.00
16 Twisp Municipal
Town of Twisp
Twisp / Okanogan
South Taxiway Reconstruction 500,000.00
-
17 Pearson Field
City of Vancouver
Vancouver / Clark
Runway Pavement Rehabilitation / PAPI & Sign Replacement44,118.00
794,121.00


18 Walla Walla Regional
Port of Walla Walla
Walla Walla / Walla Walla 
Runway Pavement Maintenance & Safety Area Study25,232.69 
607,734.80
19 Pangborn MemorialPorts of Chelan and Douglas CountiesEast Wenatchee / Douglas
Environmental Assessment
41,660.36749,884.00 
20Methow Valley StateWSDOT AviationWinthrop / OkanoganHelipads - Design and Environmental10,000.00180,000.00
21Yakima Air Terminal / McAllister FieldCity of YakimaYakima / YakimaAirport Layout Plan Update w/ Narrative Report - Phase 25,740.47103,328.46




Total Grant Funding 1,439,539.17
46,560,649.33