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Notice Of Grant Award

Title: Accomack County: Rehabilitate Runway - 03/21, Rehabilitate Runway Lighting - 03/21
DOT Agency Disbursing Funds: Federal Aviation Administration
Project Name/Number: Accomack County
Award Recipient County of Accomack
City/County/State Melfa,Accomack, VA
Place of Performance Accomack County
State Congressional District 2
Entitlement Amount $ 376,131.00
Discretionary Amount $ 0.00
COVID Relief Amount $ 0.00
Total Grant Amount $ 376,131.00
DOT Regional Office/Telephone Number Matthew J. Thys (703)661-1357

Rehabilitate Runway - 03/21, Rehabilitate Runway Lighting - 03/21

  • This grant will provide federal funding for the Accomack County Airport associated with Melfa, Virginia. The local point of contact is Ms. Barbara Haxter, Director. Ms. Barbara Haxter may be reached at (757) 787-4600.
  • This project will fund rehabilitation of 5,000 feet of Runway 3/21 to maintain the structural integrity of the pavement and to minimize foreign object debris.
  • This grant will provide funding for the design phase.
  • This project will fund the rehabilitation of the current Runway 3/21 lighting system that has reached the end of its useful life and requires rehabilitation to meet Federal Aviation Administration standards.
  • This grant will provide funding for the design phase.
  • Accomack County Airport is a general aviation airport, designated as local, 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.