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Notice Of Grant Award

Title: Shreveport Downtown: Extend Runway - 05/23
DOT Agency Disbursing Funds: Federal Aviation Administration
Project Name/Number: Shreveport Downtown
Award Recipient Shreveport Airport Authority
City/Country/State Shreveport,Bossier, LA
Place of Performance Shreveport Downtown
State Congressional District 4
Entitle Amount $ 2,397,075.00
Discretionary Amount $ 4,600,000.00
Total Grant Amount $ 6,997,075.00
DOT Regional Office/Telephone Number Lacey Spriggs (817)222-5640

Extend Runway - 05/23

  • This grant will provide federal funding for the Shreveport Downtown Airport associated with Shreveport, Louisiana. The local point of contact is Hon. Ollie Tyler, Mayor of Shreveport, LA. Hon. Ollie Tyler may be reached at (318) 673-5050.
  • This project extends and shifts Runway 5/23 by 800 feet to meet the operational needs of the airport.
  • This grant funds the second phase, which includes paving and electrical work.
  • Shreveport Downtown Airport is a general aviation airport, designated as regional, as defined in the FAA's National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems (NPIAS) report.
  • Following this grant announcement, FAA will notify the sponsor of the allocation. A grant offer will be issued subsequently for this grant as finally formulated.

  • Should you have any questions, please contact the Office of Governmental Affairs (202)366-4573.