DOT Logo U.S. Department of Transportation
Office of Secretary of Transportation
1200 New Jersey Ave., S.E.
Washington, DC 20590

Notice Of Grant Award

Title: Garrett County: Expand Apron
DOT Agency Disbursing Funds: Federal Aviation Administration
Project Name/Number: Garrett County
Award Recipient County of Garrett
City/County/State Oakland,Garrett, MD
Place of Performance Garrett County
State Congressional District 6
Entitlement Amount $ 0.00
Discretionary Amount $ 0.00
COVID Relief Amount $ 0.00
Total Grant Amount $ 5,035,688.00
DOT Regional Office/Telephone Number Matthew J. Thys (703)661-1357

Expand Apron

  • This grant will provide federal funding for the Garrett County Airport associated with Oakland, Maryland. The local point of contact is Mr. Paul Edwards, Chairman. Mr. Paul Edwards may be reached at (301) 334-8970.
  • This grant is being funded as part of the Supplemental funding provided under the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2018. An intent to fund this project was previously announced by the Secretary of Transportation on May 15, 2019.
  • This project expands the existing general aviation apron to 10,100 square yards to meet Federal Aviation Administration design standards.
  • The grant funds the final phase, which consists of construction.
  • Garrett 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.