Kenosha gets $8 million to extend airport runway

May 31, 2019
In The News

Kenosha will receive $8 million from the Department of Transportation to extend the runway at Kenosha Regional Airport.

First District U.S. Rep. Bryan Steil, R-Wis., confirmed that the grant money will come to Kenosha through the DOT’s Airport Improvement Program.

“This is great news for Kenosha,” Steil said in a statement. “The Kenosha Regional Airport plays an important role in expanding workforce development opportunities in our area.

“New funding for the airport’s runway will enhance current aviation capabilities. As our Kenosha community continues to grow, an improved airport will help attract investment and jobs.”

Kenosha will receive $8 million from the Department of Transportation to extend the runway at Kenosha Regional Airport.

First District U.S. Rep. Bryan Steil, R-Wis., confirmed that the grant money will come to Kenosha through the DOT’s Airport Improvement Program.

“This is great news for Kenosha,” Steil said in a statement. “The Kenosha Regional Airport plays an important role in expanding workforce development opportunities in our area.

“New funding for the airport’s runway will enhance current aviation capabilities. As our Kenosha community continues to grow, an improved airport will help attract investment and jobs.”