Udall Announces $7.5 Million Grant For Eagle County Regional Airport Runway
(Washington, D.C.) - Congressman Mark Udall (D-Eldorado Springs) today announced that the U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded Eagle County a $7.5 million grant to extend the runway at Eagle County Regional Airport.
"Because of increased airport traffic, Eagle County Regional Airport needs to extend its runway. This grant will help Eagle County Regional meet the future developments at the airport. An updated airport is critical to Eagle County for economic development and tourism, so I am pleased that this funding was made available," said Udall.