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Notice Of Grant Award

Title: Emporia Municipal: Install Miscellaneous NAVAIDS [Multi-Year Funding], Install Runway Vertical/Visua
DOT Agency Disbursing Funds: Federal Aviation Administration
Project Name/Number: Emporia Municipal
Award Recipient City of Emporia
City/County/State Emporia, Lyon, KS
Place of Performance Emporia Municipal
State Congressional District 1
Entitlement Amount $ 630,993.00
Discretionary Amount $ 0.00
COVID Relief Amount $ 70,110.00
Total Grant Amount $ 701,103.00
DOT Regional Office/Telephone Number Sheila Bridges (816) 329-2638

Install Miscellaneous NAVAIDS [Multi-Year Funding], Install Runway Vertical/Visual Guidance System [Multi-Year Funding] - 01/19, Reconstruct Airfield Guidance Signs [Multi-Year Funding], Reconstruct Runway Lighting [Multi-Year Funding] - 01/19

  • This project reconstructs the existing Runway 1/19 lighting system that has reached the end of its useful life and requires reconstruction to meet Federal Aviation Administration standards.
  • This project reconstructs eight of the existing airfield guidance sign fixtures to meet Federal Aviation Administration standards.
  • This project installs a new wind cone and segmented circle navigational aids to improve safety and provide pilots with critical airfield information.
  • This project installs replacement Runway 1/19 precision approach path indicators to make the airport more accessible by improving approaches to the runway ends.
  • This grant will be issued as a multi-year grant with $401,103 in fiscal year 2021 funding. The remaining $300,000 of entitlements will be added by amendment subject to future appropriations through fiscal year 2023.
  • Emporia Municipal 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.

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