Local matching share funds were approved for the following airports in Mississippi.
$14,000- Stennis International Airport, Bay St. Louis: Acquire Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting (ARFF) vehicle.
$4,000- Tishomingo County Airport, Belmont: Acquire land for runway approaches and obstruction removal.
$20,000- Belzoni Municipal Airport, Belzoni: Construct phase 2 of a partial parallel taxiway.
$12,000- Booneville-Baldwyn Airport, Booneville: Remove obstructions, improve runway safety area, rehabilitate apron and update airport master plan.
$24,000- Brookhaven- Lincoln County Airport, Brookhaven: Rehabilitate apron and taxiway, acquire easements and remove obstructions to support area navigation (RNAV) approach.
$38,000- Fletcher Field, Clarksdale: Phase 2 of taxiway construction and rehabilitate runway lighting.
$10,000- Cleveland Municipal Airport, Cleveland: Rehabilitate taxiway.
$35,000- Columbia-Marion County Airport, Columbia: Overlay runway, taxiway and apron.
$11,000- Columbus-Lowndes County Airport, Columbus: Obstruction removal in approaches.
$55,000- Golden Triangle Regional Airport, Columbus/West Point: Land acquisition and rehabilitate general aviation apron.
$10,000- Roscoe Turner Field, Corinth: Install perimeter fencing and rehabilitate apron.
$12,000- Ruleville-Drew Airport, Drew: Construct box hangar.
$24,000- Eupora Municipal Airport, Eupora: Overlay and mark runway, taxiway and apron.
$8,000- G.V. Montgomery Airport, Forest: Remove/mitigate obstructions.
$54,000- Greenwood-Leflore County Airport: Phase 2 of widening Taxiway A.
$14,000- Grenada Municipal Airport, Grenada: Rehabilitate concrete apron joints and crack repair on runway.
$181,000- Gulfport- Biloxi International Airport, Gulfport: Pavement Condition Index (PCI) study, design Taxiway H, Taxilane F. passenger boarding bridge at Gate 2, rehabilitate terminal apron and phase 2 of Taxiway B.
$200,000- Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport, Gulfport: Phase 9 of noise program.
$145,000- Hattiesburg-Bobby L. Chain Airport, Hattiesburg: Rehabilitate runway 13/31.
$24,000- Hattiesburg-Laurel Regional Airport, Hattiesburg/Laurel: Construct Taxiway F.
$11,000- Hollandale Municipal Airport, Hollandale: Perimeter fencing and drainage improvements.
$16,000- Holly Springs- Marshall County Airport, Holly Springs: Land acquisition and obstruction removal.
$8,000- Houston Municipal Airport, Houston: Construct access taxiways.
$18,000- Iuka Airport, Iuka: Rehabilitate runway lighting and update airport layout plan (ALP).
$65,000- Kosciusko-Attala County Airport, Kosciusko: Rehabilitate runway.
$10,000- C.A. Moore Airport, Lexington: Clearing, fence repair and erosion control.
$10,000- Louisville-Winston County Airport, Louisville: Update ALP, access road improvements and phase 1 runway and apron rehabilitation.
$10,000- I.H. Bass, Jr. Memorial Airport, Lumberton: Construct new hangar.
$$82,000- Bruce Campbell Field, Madison: Construct terminal building, parking area and access roads.
$10,000- McComb-Pike County Airport, McComb: Install perimeter fencing.
$5,000- Meridian Regional Airport, Meridian: Remark runway.
$36,000- Natchez-Hardy Anders Field, Natchez: Construct T-hangar.
$10,000- New Albany-Union County Airport, New Albany: Install precision approach path indicators (PAPI).
$9,000- James H. Easom Field, Newton: Land acquisition for runway protection zone (RPZ).
$12,000- Okolona Municipal Airport, Okolona: Replace runway lighting.
$200,000- University-Oxford Airport, Oxford: Runway extension justification, east ramp development project and runway gradient correction project.
$23,000- Trent Lott International Airport, Pascagoula: Replace airfield guidance signs, mark runways and rehabilitate taxiways.
$25,000- Philadelphia Municipal Airport, Philadelphia: Construct new terminal building.
$5,000- Picayune Municipal Airport, Picayune: Construct new taxiway connector to existing aprons and update ALP.
$5,000- Prentiss-Jefferson Davis County Airport, Prentiss: Update ALP and rehabilitate apron.
$22,000- Quitman-Clarke County Airport, Quitman: Construct apron and taxiway.
$74,000- John Bell Williams Airport, Raymond: Reconstruct taxiways.
$24,000- Ripley Airport, Ripley: Rehabilitate apron.
$54,000- George M. Bryan Field, Starkville: Improve runway safety and object free areas.
$22,000- Tupelo Regional Airport, Tupelo: Seal and mark runway, install perimeter fencing and erosion control for runway safety area.
$20,000- Paul Pittman Memorial Airport, Tylertown: Construct box hanger.
$10,000- Vicksburg Municipal Airport, Vicksburg: Obstruction removal and install PAPI on runway 19.
$14,000- Water Valley Municipal Airport, Water Valley: Install fuel farm and cantilever gate.
$14,000- Waynesboro Municipal Airport, Waynesboro: Install fuel farm, remark runway and update airport masterplan.
$14,000- Dean Griffin Memorial Airport, Wiggins: Install fuel farm and perform environmental study for obstruction clearing.
$15,000- Winona-Montgomery County Airport, Winona: Construct T- hangars and taxilanes.
MDOT’s responsibilities include maintaining and improving the state’s highways and interstates, but also focus on providing a safe intermodal transportation network for airports, ports and waterways, railroads and public transit systems. Each of these modes of transportation plays a vital role in transporting goods and services that promote economic growth and development throughout Mississippi.