Airport receives $1.7 million for taxiway rehab
November 15, 2020
The Alva Regional Airport will be delaying Phase 2 of the airport apron and ramp project. Funding for a different project has been found that will narrow and rehabilitate the old runway into a taxiway. In a letter to the city, engineer Toby Baker of CEC said the Oklahoma Aeronautics Commission (OAC) has worked with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to identify $1.7 million of additional funding outside of what the Alva airport normally receives.
The OAC has hired CEC to prepare a preliminary engineering report for that project under a contract directly with them. This does not impa...