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WSDOT Aviation Grant Recipients 2016

Previous Grant Awards

Airport Aid Grant Awards (2015-2017 Biennium)

2016 - WSDOT awards $1.8 million in state funds to 28 airports during second round of 2015-2017 grants

Funding Breakdown
Federal $55,435,093.12
State $1,805,725.01
Local $6,867,612.20
Total $64,108,430.33

Over forty-seven percent ($30.1 million) of the $64.1 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 another forty-seven percent ($29.9 million) of the combined grant dollars, while eight planning, property acquisition, maintenance, and security projects account for the remaining six percent ($4.1 million).

Projects awarded
17 pavement $1,283,794.57
5 safety $281,899.58
7 planning $221,548.67
1 security $18,482.19

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

Forty-seven airports applied for nearly $2.9 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 2017-2019 biennium grants in March 2017. Award notifications for that round of grants is targeted for the week of July 3, 2017.


2016 Airport Grants by City
Airport Sponsor Associated
City/
County
Served
Project Description State $ Federal $
1 Anacortes
Port of Anacortes
Anacortes / Skagit
Fencing Improvements & Obstruction Removal - Construction & Construction Management

58,360.00
1,050,495.00
2 Arlington Municipal


City of Arlington
Arlington / Snohomish
Taxiway C Lighting & Signage Improvements - Design

6,461.45
118,826.10

3 Anderson Field
City of Brewster
Brewster / Okanogan
Runway Lighting System - Design & Partial Construction Management

6,212.15
114,065.70
4 Skagit Regional
Port of Skagit County
Burlington / Skagit
Taxiway A & CAC Apron Pavement Maintenance
20,486.51
368,747.19
5 Chehalis-Centralia
City of Chehalis
Chehalis / Lewis
Apron Rehabilitation / Taxiway Realignment / Runway End Identifier Lighting (REIL) Relocation
48,964.68
881,364.16
6 Lake Chelan

City of Chelan
Chelan / Chelan
Airfield Pavement Maintenance

9,706.50
174,716.99

7 Sand Canyon
City of Chewelah
Chewelah / Stevens
Taxilane Extension - Construction

84,215.04
8 Cle Elum Municipal
City of Cle Elum
Cle Elum / Kittitas
Helicopter Parking Apron - Construction

17,676.93
349,452.00
9 Columbia Gorge Regional / The Dalles Municipal
City of The Dalles / Klickitat County

Dallesport / Klickitat
Taxiway A Center Rehabilitation

78,682.75
1,416,289.50

10 Deer Park Municipal (Loomis Field)
City of Deer Park
Deer Park / Spokane
Snow Removal Equipment (SRE) Acquisition

14,441.82
259,952.66
11 Orcas Island
Port of Orcas
Eastsound / San Juan
Runway, Taxiways, & Apron Pavement Maintenance / Drainage Pipe Replacement & Ditch Reconstruction / Taxilane Reconstruction / Fencing & Gate Improvements / Access Road Reconstruction / Automated Weather Observation System (AWOA) Improvements

100,000.00
2,003,275.96


12 Grand Coulee Dam
Port of Grant County District No. 7
Electric City / Grant
Airport Geographic Information System (AGIS) Survey

4,882.50
89,910.00
13 Ephrata Municipal
Port of Ephrata - Grant County Port District No. 9
Ephrata / Grant
Airport Master Plan Update Including AGIS & Exhibit A Survey
22,262.80
400,730.40
14 Snohomish County (Paine Field)
Paine Field / Snohomish County Airport
Everett / Snohomish
Hot Spots 1 & 2 Improvements - Construction

200,000.00
3,859,505.54
15 Southwest Washington Regional
City of Kelso
Kelso / Cowlitz
Talley Way Perimeter Fence / Rotating Beacon Tower Replacement / Sullivan Hangar Demolition

29,348.17
528,267.10
16 Omak Municipal
City of Omak
Omak / Okanogan
Runway Width Reduction & Medium Intensity Runway Lighting (MIRL)/NAVAIDS Replacement - Design

13,450.00
242,100.00
17 Dorothy Scott
City of Oroville
Oroville / Okanogan
Runway Shift Environmental Assessment (EA)
8,662.50
155,925.00


18 Othello Municipal
Port of Othello
Othello / Adams
Apron Construction & Taxilane Rehabilitation - Engineering & Construction

42,913.60
834,360.30
19 William R. Fairchild International
Port of Port Angeles
Port Angeles / Clallam
General Aviation/Corporate Ramp - Construction

64,463.14
1,160,336.48
20 Pullman-Moscow Regional
City of Pullman
Pullman / Whitman
Runway Realignment Program - Land Acquisition; Power Line Relocation; Construct Airfield Improvements

200,000.00
26,002,040.00
21 Ferry County Airport (Merritt Field)
Ferry County
Republic / Ferry
Phase 1 Runway 17/35 Rehabilitation - Construction

250,000.00

22 Richland
Port of Benton
Richland / Benton
Circle Area Hangar Taxilane Development & Airfield Pavements Rehabilitation - Construction & Construction Management
140,472.91
2,528,512.39
23 Sequim Valley
Sequim Valley Airport
Sequim / Clallam
Airport Master Plan & Airport Layout Plan

56,985.75
24 Sanderson Field
Port of Shelton
Shelton / Mason
Aircraft Run-up Apron - Construction

19,570.79
352,274.25
25 Felts Field
Spokane Airport Board (City and County of Spokane)
Spokane / Spokane
Taxiway/Taxilane Rehabilitation - Construction & Construction Management

18,250.72
4,828,513.00
26 Sunnyside Municipal
City of Sunnyside
Sunnyside / Yakima
Runway & Taxiway Rehabilitation

174,941.00
3,148,928.00
27 Pearson Field City of Vancouver Vancouver / Clark Airport Improvement Projects Environmental Assessment (EA) 14,313.30 257,639.40
28 Walla Walla Regional Port of Walla Walla Walla Walla / Walla Walla Taxiway A & Connectors Reconstruction 100,000.00 4,308,866.00




Total Grant Funding 1,805,725.01
55,435,093.12


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