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WSDOT Aviation Grant Recipients 2017

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Airport Aid Grant Awards (2017-2019 Biennium)

2017 - WSDOT awards $1.2 million in state funds to 25 airports during first round of 2017-2019 grants

Funding Breakdown
Federal $ 76,758,144.69
State $   1,243,521.87
Local $ 10,294,056.71
Total $88,375,896.18

Over ninety-three percent ($82.6 million) of the $88.3 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 three percent (nearly $2.9 million) of the combined grant dollars, while six planning, property acquisition, maintenance, and one security project account for the remaining four percent ($2.8 million).

Projects awarded
17 pavement $ 957,532.73 
5 safety $ 144,495.78
6 planning $   98,132.48 
1 security $   43,360.88 

 

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

Forty airports applied for more than $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 2017-2019 biennium grants in February and March 2018. Award notifications for that round of grants is targeted for the week of May 21, 2018.

 

2017 Airport Grants by City
Airport Sponsor Associated
City/
County
Served
Project Description State $ Federal $
1 Bremerton National 
Port of Bremerton
Bremerton / Kitsap
Pavement Maintenance - Runway 02/20, Taxiway A Connector, and Aircraft Run-up Areas
28,202.95
507,653.06
2 Anderson Field 


City of Brewster
Brewster / Okanogan
Runway Lighting System / Airport Master Plan and Layout Plan Update
45,823.72
824,821.65

3 Cashmere-Dryden 
Chelan County 
Cashmere / Chelan
Runway Pavement Maintenance / AGIS Study 

16,897.00
364,354.28
4 Lake Chelan Municipal 
City of Chelan 
Chelan / Chelan
Airport Master Plan and Layout Plan Update
19,254.43
346,579.74
5 Davenport Municipal 
City of Davenport
Davenport / Lincoln
Extend-Reconstruct Runway 5/23 (Phase 1) - Land Acquisition Parcel Numbers 8, 9, 10, 11 and Preliminary Obstruction Removal
11,517.85
207,321.30
6 Orcas Island 

Port of Orcas 
Eastsound / San Juan 
Obstruction Removal / Airport Master Plan and Layout Plan Update

51,094.67
923,403.50

7 Grand Coulee Dam 
Port of Grant County District No. 7 
Electric City / Grant
Airfield Pavement Maintenance

16,042.18
288,759.19
8 Ephrata Municipal 
Port of Ephrata - Grant County Port District No. 9 
Ephrata / Grant
Airfield Pavement Maintenance

2,463.78
44,348.10
9 Snohomish County (Paine Field) 
Snohomish County 

Everett / Snohomish
Taxiway B and North Ramp Taxilane Reconstruction

75,000.00
11,941,264.76

10 Southwest Washington Regional 
City of Kelso
Kelso / Cowlitz
Airport Master Plan and Layout Plan Update / Wildlife Hazard Assessment & Management Plan

20,228.49
364,112.77
11 Lopez Island 
Port of Lopez
Lopez / San Juan
Airport Lighting System Rehabilitation (Phase 2 - Construction)

35,778.62
644,015.18


12 Odessa Municipal 
Town of Odessa 
Odessa / Lincoln
Runway Rehabilitation and Runway Safety Area Improvements (Phase 1 – Design)

6,304.95
113,489.14
13 Okanogan Legion 
City of Okanogan 
Okanogan / Okanogan
Runway Rehabilitation (Phase 1 – Design)
29,700.00
14 Omak Municipal 
City of Omak 
Omak / Okanogan
Runway Pavement and Lighting Rehabilitation

75,000.00
1,948,757.00
15 Jefferson County International 
Port of Port Townsend 
Port Townsend / Jefferson
Runway 9/27 Rehabilitation (Phase 1 - Design and Environmental)

13,140.45
236,528.10
16 Pullman-Moscow Regional 
City of Pullman
Pullman / Whitman
Runway Realignment Program (Phase 4)

75,000.00
41,000,000.00
17 Ferry County (Merritt Field) 
Ferry County 
Republic / Ferry
Runway Rehabilitation (Phase 2)
 
250,000.00



18 Rosalia Municipal
Town of Rosalia 
Rosalia / Whitman
Lighting, Access Road, Fencing, and Taxilane - Partial Design, Construction, and Construction Management
 

37,149.87
668,697.58
19 Sunnyside Municipal 
City of Sunnyside 
Sunnyside / Yakima
Runway 7/25 Rehabilitation and Taxiway Reconstruction
 

75,000.00
3,833,751.00
20 South Lewis County (Ed Carlson Memorial) 
Lewis County 
Toledo / Lewis
Parallel Taxiway Reconstruction (Construction Phase) 

75,000.00
2,643,750.00
21 Tonasket Municipal 
City of Tonasket 
Tonasket / Okanogan
Rehabilitate Runway 15/33 (Design) 

39,315.75

22 Vashon Municipal 
King County Airport District 1 
Vashon / King
Runway Safety Area Improvements
27,246.28
490,433.07
23 Walla Walla Regional 
Port of Walla Walla 
Walla Walla / Walla Walla 
Taxiway A and Connectors Reconstruction

75,000.00
6,865,714.00
24 Methow Valley State 
WSDOT Aviation 
Winthrop / Okanogan
Runway, Taxiway Connector, and Apron Pavement Rehabilitation (Phase 1)

100,000.00 
1,800,000.00 
25 Yakima Air Terminal (McAllister Field) 
City of Yakima
Yakima / Yakima
Security Gate Improvements

43,360.88
780,495.80




Total Grant Funding 1,243,521.87
76,758,144.69


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