WSDOT Aviation grant recipients 2016
View WSDOT Aviation grant recipients from 2016-2017.
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
- 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).
- 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
|Project Description||State $||Federal $|
|Anacortes||Port of Anacortes||Anacortes / Skagit||Fencing Improvements & Obstruction Removal - Construction & Construction Management
|City of Arlington||Arlington / Snohomish||Taxiway C Lighting & Signage Improvements - Design
|Anderson Field||City of Brewster||Brewster / Okanogan||Runway Lighting System - Design & Partial Construction Management
|Skagit Regional||Port of Skagit County||Burlington / Skagit||Taxiway A & CAC Apron Pavement Maintenance||20,486.51||368,747.19|
|Chehalis-Centralia||City of Chehalis||Chehalis / Lewis||Apron Rehabilitation / Taxiway Realignment / Runway End Identifier Lighting (REIL) Relocation||48,964.68||881,364.16|
|City of Chelan||Chelan / Chelan||Airfield Pavement Maintenance
|Sand Canyon||City of Chewelah||Chewelah / Stevens||Taxilane Extension - Construction
|Cle Elum Municipal||City of Cle Elum||Cle Elum / Kittitas||Helicopter Parking Apron - Construction
|Columbia Gorge Regional / The Dalles Municipal||City of The Dalles / Klickitat County
|Dallesport / Klickitat||Taxiway A Center Rehabilitation
|Deer Park Municipal (Loomis Field)||City of Deer Park||Deer Park / Spokane||Snow Removal Equipment (SRE) Acquisition
|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
|Grand Coulee Dam||Port of Grant County District No. 7||Electric City / Grant||Airport Geographic Information System (AGIS) Survey
|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|
|Snohomish County (Paine Field)||Paine Field / Snohomish County Airport||Everett / Snohomish||Hot Spots 1 & 2 Improvements - Construction
|Southwest Washington Regional||City of Kelso||Kelso / Cowlitz||Talley Way Perimeter Fence / Rotating Beacon Tower Replacement / Sullivan Hangar Demolition
|Omak Municipal||City of Omak||Omak / Okanogan||Runway Width Reduction & Medium Intensity Runway Lighting (MIRL)/NAVAIDS Replacement - Design
|Dorothy Scott||City of Oroville||Oroville / Okanogan||Runway Shift Environmental Assessment (EA)||8,662.50||155,925.00
|Othello Municipal||Port of Othello||Othello / Adams||Apron Construction & Taxilane Rehabilitation - Engineering & Construction
|William R. Fairchild International||Port of Port Angeles||Port Angeles / Clallam||General Aviation/Corporate Ramp - Construction
|Pullman-Moscow Regional||City of Pullman||Pullman / Whitman||Runway Realignment Program - Land Acquisition; Power Line Relocation; Construct Airfield Improvements
|Ferry County Airport (Merritt Field)||Ferry County||Republic / Ferry||Phase 1 Runway 17/35 Rehabilitation - Construction
|Richland||Port of Benton||Richland / Benton||Circle Area Hangar Taxilane Development & Airfield Pavements Rehabilitation - Construction & Construction Management||140,472.91||2,528,512.39|
|Sequim Valley||Sequim Valley Airport||Sequim / Clallam||Airport Master Plan & Airport Layout Plan
|Sanderson Field||Port of Shelton||Shelton / Mason||Aircraft Run-up Apron - Construction
|Felts Field||Spokane Airport Board (City and County of Spokane)||Spokane / Spokane||Taxiway/Taxilane Rehabilitation - Construction & Construction Management
|Sunnyside Municipal||City of Sunnyside||Sunnyside / Yakima||Runway & Taxiway Rehabilitation
|Pearson Field||City of Vancouver||Vancouver / Clark||Airport Improvement Projects Environmental Assessment (EA)||14,313.30||257,639.40|
|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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