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WSDOT Aviation Grant Recipients 2012

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Airport Aid Grant Awards (2011-2013 Biennium)

2012 - Twenty-three airports to receive $998,809 in second round of 2011-2013 Airport Aid Grants

ARLINGTON - Twenty-three Washington airports will receive $998,809.29 in the second round of state Airport Aid program grants for the 2011-2013 biennium. These funds will cover 29 airport projects across the state in the areas of pavement, safety, planning and security.

The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) Aviation also used $875,077 in state funds to leverage about $32 million in federal grants for Washington airports. 

Funding Breakdown

Federal $31,986,465
State $998,809
Local $2,702,581
Other Sources $8,100
Total $35,695,955

WSDOT places a priority on maintaining airport pavements to preserve facilities and improve safety. Eighty-six percent of these second round grant projects are focused on pavement. 

Projects awarded
17 pavement $858,130
  6 safety $  90,580
  4 planning $  45,100
  1 security $    5,000


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

Thirty-nine airports applied for $4 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. 

WSDOT anticipates soliciting applications for the first round of 2013-2015 biennium grants in March and April 2013. Awards for that round should be announced by July 8, 2013.

2012 Airport Grants by Airport


Airport Sponsor Associated
City/
County
Served
Project Description State $ Federal $
1 Arlington Municipal
City of Arlington
Arlington / Snohomish
Purchase and Installation of Emergency Generator
2,887.50

103,950.00
2 Anderson Field


City of Brewster
Brewster / Okanogan
Environmental Services for Fencing/Gates & Parallel Taxiway and Pavement Maintenance: Crack Sealing, Sealcoat, and Runway Markings

5,950.00 214,200.00

3 Skagit Regional
Port of Skagit
Burlington / Skagit
Runway 10/28 Crown Conversion and Slope Correction - Construction


238,531.00 9,064,178.00
4 Deer Park Municipal City of Deer Park

Deer Park / Spokane

Aircraft Parking Ramp Rehabilitation - Phase II


62,257.38 2,241,256.00
5 Desert Aire

Grant County Airport District No. 1
Desert Aire / Grant
Aircraft Tie-Down Apron Crack and Fog Seal

22,028.32
6 Bowers Field
Kittitas County
Ellensburg / Kittitas
Aircraft Tie-Down Apron Modifications/Improvements Design and Construction 8,675.00 312,300.00

7 Friday Harbor
Port of Friday Harbor
Friday Harbor / San Juan
Taxiway Realignment, Drainage Improvements, and Lighting/Signage Layout - Engineering and Observation


90,781.88



3,268,147.60
8 Southwest Washington Regional
City of Kelso

Kelso / Cowlitz


Environmental Assessment (EA) for West Side Hangar Development Project
4,800.00


182,400.00
9 Lind Municipal
Town of Lind
Lind / Adams
Airport Boundary Survey


4,750.00



 

10 Lopez Island 



Port of Lopez
Lopez / San Juan
Parallel Taxiway & Apron Rehabilitation, Tie-Down Reconfiguration, Hangar Taxilane Paving

53,360.00


2,056,172.00
11 Lynden Municipal
City of Lynden
Lynden / Whatcom
Pavement Maintenance: Runway Seal Coat and Re-paint Markings
36,216.56
 


12 Ocean Shores Municipal
City of Ocean Shores
Ocean Shores / Grays Harbor
2013 Runway Maintenance Project

839.80
30,232.80
13 Odessa Municipal

Town of Odessa

Odessa / Lincoln
Construction - 2012 Airport Safety Area Improvements - Relocate Existing Road

11,529.25


415,053.00
14 Olympia Regional
Port of Olympia
Olympia / Thurston
Runway 8/26 Crack Repair, Seal Coat, and Markings, Runway 17/35 Crack Seal, and Taxiway C and Portion of Taxiway W Rehabilitation and Terminal Entrance Widening - Design Phase 2

58,710.05






107,011.80
15 Othello Municipal

Port of Othello

Othello / Adams
Runway 7/25 Relocation and Extension (Pavement, Lighting, & Taxiway Reconstruction)
63,662.50 3,600,000.00
16 Pullman-Moscow Regional

City of Pullman
Pullman / Whitman
Environmental Assessment (EA) for Relocated Runway - Phase I and Wildlife Hazard Assessment



40,937.50 1,395,000.00
17 Will Rogers Wiley Post SPB

City of Renton
Renton / King
Seaplane Base Maintenance Dredging

50,000.00

390,866.00


18 Richland
Port of Benton
Richland / Benton
Taxiway 'B' and Circle Area Hangar Taxilanes Relocation - Construction

21,260.35



765,372.00
19 Tacoma Narrows
Pierce County
Tacoma / Pierce
Runway 17/35 Rehabilitation and Replace/Relocate Runway Navaids

137,936.40 4,993,051.00
20 South Lewis County - Ed Carlson Memorial
Lewis County

Toledo / Lewis
Environmental Assessment (EA) and Wetland Mitigation
7,112.50 270,275.00
21 Walla Walla Regional
Port of Walla Walla

Walla Walla / Walla Walla
General Aviation Ramp Rehabilitation



61,583.30 2,217,000.00
22 Wilbur Municipal
Town of Wilbur


Wilbur / Lincoln


Security Camera

5,000.00


 

23 Yakima Air Terminal


City of Yakima and Yakima County


Yakima / Yakima
Terminal Apron Rehabilitation - Construction
10,000.00 360,000.00




Total Grant Funding 998,809.29 31,986,465.20


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