MDT Aeronautics Board Funds Projects For FY 2022
January 20, 2021
Helena, Montana (January 11, 2021) - The Montana Department of Transportation (MDT)’s Aeronautics Board approved $2 million in funding requests from thirty-five public-use airports during their Helena meeting December 29th/30th, 2020. The requests were for a variety of improvement projects that focused on lighting enhancements, runway, taxiway and apron reconstruction projects, land easements, perimeter fencing, building construction, and snow removal equipment.
Funding for this program is provided by a $0.045 / gallon tax on fuel sold to general aviation aircraft in Montana, which was in...