Neugebauer Announces $7.5 Million Grant for Runway Rehabilitation at Abilene Airport

Sep 25, 2013 Issues: Happening in West Texas, Transportation

WASHINGTON, DC—Congressman Randy Neugebauer (R-TX) is pleased to announce a $7.5 million grant from the Department of Transportation (DOT) for upgrades to the Abilene Regional Airport.  According to the DOT, the grant will be used for runway improvements.

“The Abilene Regional Airport is an important hub for business travel and tourism,” Neugebauer said. “I’m pleased that the Department of Transportation is committed to keeping the Abilene airport functioning well so that it can continue to serve West Texas and the Big Country.”